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Old 07-15-2010, 09:04 AM
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Default Hate that the driverseat sags

My '07 has 25k on it and the driverseat looks like it was ridden hard and hung up wet. I had a Honda Civic with 130k on it when I traded it in and the driver seat looked brand new. How come Dodge couldn't have gotten their act together and used a better foam or design? I've seen guys on here fix the issue with bolstering other media and it seems to work. I just hate having to go through that.

Are the new generation any better? will they bolt in?
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Yes the seats are a little lacking in the foam area. The drivers seat is likely the worst since folks are getting in and out more than the others.
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I wouldn't even say its a lack of foam as to what quality they used and how they put it directly on a metal frame weld. It cuts the foam open within a few months. I've seen trucks with less than 10k with a sagging seat.
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Same problem here but one member on here put together a cool thread on how he fixed the problem in his truck: http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread....ighlight=seats
I haven't attempted it since mine is still under warranty, I'll let the dealer do mine, even though I know they're just going to replace it with the same stuff, but might be worth a shot.

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I just read that thread and will likely go that route. I hear what your saying Cajun, the dealer fix will buy you a few more years but it will end up like mine. Unless they change the compound of the foam?
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I had the dealer replace my driver's side foam under warranty. It is stupid that they break down so quickly. I'm just thinking bad materials.....
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I just read that thread and will likely go that route. I hear what your saying Cajun, the dealer fix will buy you a few more years but it will end up like mine. Unless they change the compound of the foam?
Pretty much, you're right. Wish they'd get a contract with Tempur-Pedic!!! That's what we need!

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Me, too haha, heck, if it's good enough for space it's good enough for me!

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Maybe we should add that to the list of upgrades for the 2012 Ram

Sorry, I'm a little hyped about this one
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