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Old 03-19-2013, 12:45 PM   #29
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Originally Posted by PratoN View Post
Several people have had the passenger seat track replaced, right? Can I grease mine? Or do I need to take it apart and bend something, add something soft to the top of the track, etc.? Should I replace it myself?

I'm at 47k miles and I don't think my ESP would cover this since it's considered a "rattle". It's been doing it forever, but I was putting off fixing it until my clutch was replaced (which never happened).

But depending on the seat position, it's not like - oh, I hit a bump *rattle*. It's clickclickclickclickclickclickclickclickclickclickclickclick as I drive down the highway. I moved the passenger seat position while driving today; I was going crazy.

EDIT: I'm going to pinpoint it one weekend this summer and probably do something like this: http://tl.acurazine.com/forums/showthread.php?t=584750
Ok recline the seat but not to much then fist pound the seat cushion thats how i was able to reproduce mine.

Sounds stupid but worked and I was able to show a ford rep right away assuming its the same rattle
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