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Squeaky seat!

ImS3ola Dec 7, 2005

  1. ImS3ola

    ImS3ola Member

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    My driver seat seems to have developed a really annoying squeak when I put any weight on it. Before I get my oil and grease out, does anyone know where this might be coming from before I start my random application /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smirk.gif
     
  2. Mines developed an annoying 'creak', do you know if its possible to remove the cusions easily to get to the springs?
     
  3. ImS3ola

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    I'm not sure whether it's the springs creaking or the mechanism under the seat. I think I need to do some further investigation......
     
  4. darko

    darko Member

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    mine is always the plastic trim parts to the sides and rear of the lower part of the seat. you can stop it squeaking for a while but not for long....
     
  5. benk

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    Might be the little spring on the release latch - if you sit in the back seat, tilt the driver seat up and there is a little spring on the lower left, which I think bends over the bottom edge of the seat. I rubbed some of the door hinge grease on this and it got rid of an annoying little "twang" type squeak I had.

    Some creaks are due to the springs inside, in particular if you have lumbar adjustment, and I'm not sure how you'd solve them.
     
  6. marctwo

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    Squeeks sometimes come from the runners but the creaking is definately the seat itself. I have this issue all the time. Very annoying!
     

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