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Old 11-14-2004, 05:49 PM   #1
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Test drove a 2003 SE today... (headroom q)

and my initial reaction was "Wow, what a nice interior!" and "Whoa, that's not as much headroom as I thought it'd have." The slant of the front windsheild also took me by surprise. Felt that my face was much closer to the glass than I was used to.

Any taller people have any thoughts on this, or am I just being overally nitpicky? :)

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Old 11-14-2004, 05:55 PM   #2
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How tall are you anyways?
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Old 11-14-2004, 05:59 PM   #3
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well for headroom, there is a crank on the side of the seat that should raise and lower the seat, so it might have just been set really high.
As for the windshield, are you saying its too vertical? if thats the case, then yeah it is a little steeper then some, but you'll get used to it.
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Well im like 6 foot 2 and i dont really have ne problem, although i lowered my seat alittle, but i only did that to get a better view through my rear view mirro, the head room is fine. Try lower the seat a bit. Good luck
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Old 11-14-2004, 06:34 PM   #5
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oh yeah and my bro has a 01 se and is 6,4 and is fine.
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Old 11-14-2004, 08:57 PM   #6
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I consider myself tall. I am 5'11 or so is that tall ?


Anyways, I just rolled my seat down low I find it very comfy. Nice little car. ;)

Only thing that bugs me is that darn little center flip down storage thinggy, where I put my wallet and stuff. I wish I could move it forward a bit, so I could put my elbow there when im driving. But its hardly anything to be sad over.
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Old 11-14-2004, 09:01 PM   #7
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LOL. My husband is 5'11" and has absolutley NO problems sitting or getting in or out of the car. You should be fine
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6 foot even and have no issues. Getting in and out took a little while to get used, especially going from a lifted 4x4. Other than that its a comfy great little car.
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sry to say it but no...5'11" is not tall, its more like average. lol sry KesTrel..
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6' 1" and no problems here
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