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Old 05-20-2009, 12:36 AM   #31
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the whole thing comes out in a flash. There are no screws whatever, other than one on the handle.
Haha! i read your tutorial and i still didn't feel sure about it, so i checked them over like 5 times. Haha!

To be honest, the hardest part of the whole thing was putting the stinking trim back on!

BTW: got to using the flat seats. Yeah, the focus can take 2 adults laying on them at once.
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Old 05-20-2009, 05:07 AM   #32
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Yeah that trim piece is a little tricky....it might be a little easier if the bolts holding the seat down were removed, and the whole seat propped up a little. But it's really not necessary.

Glad to hear you didn't break your seat-backs off during your testing......
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Old 05-22-2009, 11:07 AM   #33
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I did this a few months back. With the seats all the way forward and the height adjusted right I can get it to be completely flat. I have the part from a drivers side seat that lets you adjust the height on the passanger side also.

I hauled 16 8" 2x4 last weekend. It was raining that day too, so I'd like to think everyone else at lowes was jealous haha.
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OMG.......16 2x4s? What I wonder is why didn't Ford make something like this standard equipment? It seems so useful, and easy for a DIY mod. You'd think in this era of smaller cars, this sort of feature could be used in advertising. Maybe they just want people to buy Ford trucks?
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Old 05-24-2009, 12:48 AM   #35
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I'll be doing this as soon as I have time. I'm tired of my girlfriend complaining about how the seats don't recline. My Mustang seats didn't recline enough either. Now my Explorer's seats...that's a different story. Those suckers reclined like a freakin' bed. Thanks for the how-to!
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This should be called, "bluefront's Nash seat mod".
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^^^^^You're showing your age......I doubt many people here know what you're talking about.

Ever drive a Nash Metropolitan? Now there was a small car from the past. Seats didn't fold on that one.....

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Yes, I'm showed my age with that remark.

We had a neighbor that owned a Metropolitan when I was a young lad back in '69.
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This mod will be done, by me, tomorrow morning, WITH GUSTO.

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Old 06-03-2009, 11:09 PM   #40
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Great Free Mod! It's the same crap on my Cobra though the configuration is a bit different. The results are the same!

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