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Old 11-11-2010, 03:55 PM
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has anyone heard of a seat modification for the drivers seat.....to raise it up a bit. i have a 2010 crew cab and seat is not adjustable up/down. would like to raise it two inches......
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add power seats.....then you can go up.....
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my Ram has the 10-way power adjustable driver’s seat with power lumbar support
i am only 5' 8" & on longer trips, i move the seat back & forth & up & down quite a bit, so my joints don't feel uncomfortable, i too would like to raise the whole seat platform up about 1 - 2" & that would give it just that much more adjustability, can't go up too high because the steering wheel then becomes a problem.
when i say longer trips, i mean what i drive in a single day while doing a job, sometimes 400 to 700 miles & on vacation a 900 mile day is normal

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i've got the 10 way seat also. some times i wish it would go higher.
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i dunno.....if i go all the way up i feel like i have to duck to see out the window......put some spacers under the seat mounts if it bothers you that much......
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they are set low so the airbag lines up better for the average driver. my jeep was the same way. someone made a kit to raise the jeep seats. maybe theres one for the rams as well.
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Can't say I've seen a kit for lifting the seats, but you could always drill out a couple of hockey pucks and put them under there, gives about 1.5", you'd just need to get longer bolts and make sure you torque them properly.
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My father in-law has the opposite problem in my truck - he can't sit in the front seats without tilting his head to the side - the seats just don't go low enough. Now, I do have the sunroof, so that probably lowers the roof a bit, but we were pretty surprised by that one! He fits perfectly in his Dodge Caliber....
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i dunno.....if i go all the way up i feel like i have to duck to see out the window......put some spacers under the seat mounts if it bothers you that much......
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Can't say I've seen a kit for lifting the seats, but you could always drill out a couple of hockey pucks and put them under there, gives about 1.5", you'd just need to get longer bolts and make sure you torque them properly.
This would be my idea ... also I love the candian solution.
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