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Old 06-07-2010, 10:36 AM   #54
ccubedzx3
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Originally Posted by bluefront View Post
Obviously there are possible unknown consequences to every sort of mod to your car. But I've never heard of anyone going through the windshield because his seat reclined in an accident.

My first car with reclining seats was a 1971 Datsun 510......since that time all my cars had reclining seats, till this '06 Focus. Fixed that little problem....
I wasn't trying to piss in anyone's Cheerio's, just stating some facts from experience. Just because you haven't heard of anyone being tossed through a windshield, doesn't mean it hasn't happened. Why else do you think the Federal Regulation changed so that front seats could not fully recline?

Mod as you will, sorry for speaking on the sake of caution.....
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