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Old 04-23-2009, 11:01 AM   #1
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Excursion seats??

I have a 2000 Ford Excursion and after much trouble putting down the second row seats I now can'nt get them back up. As we are going full timing next month I figured we could use them either up or down. Now however they may be down forever. If any Excursion owners know the trick to these seats I would be in your debt. My gray Airstream binder is also trapped under those seats and I think it's getting a little scared.
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Old 04-23-2009, 12:20 PM   #2
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If you lift up on the bottom horizontal black handle the seat back should then come up, then you can pull the seat bottom down and put the head rest on.
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Old 04-23-2009, 01:36 PM   #3
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This is what Ford has to say about it...

My 2005 2nd row captains seats sometimes need a bit of encouragement to operate properly...

Note what the manual has to say about storing cargo under the seats!
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All of these diagrams look a lot like my burb. When I first got mine I had trouble getting the seats back up. Until I realize that I had the front seats pushed back to far onto them. I am 6'1" and need the leg room. Once I moved the front seats forward they came right up. Might help.
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Old 04-23-2009, 06:32 PM   #5
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Thank you all for your help. After another 15 or 20 minutes of jiggling the black handle both sides unhooked and came right up as the book shows. Sooo I oiled all the fittings I could find and let the small side down gently and it's locked down and won't come back up. I think there is one little notch you must hit and the seat will come back up. I did get me Airstream book however. I'll have to check with a Ford dealer.
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