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Drivers seat sits lower than the passenger seat

Discussion in '2nd Gen Tundras (2007-2013)' started by Law323, Jun 9, 2016.

  1. Jun 9, 2016 at 5:39 PM
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    Law323

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    hey guys, noticed something wierd today when taking some crap out of my backseat. The drivers seat sits about an inch lower than the passenger seat. Checked the suspension, the seat setting, etc. nothing's off. Anyone else notice this?
    Not a big deal, just curious as hell
     
  2. Jun 9, 2016 at 5:41 PM
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    Before anyone asks, no, I'm not fat, and my truck has under 55 K, so it can't be a case of seat droop.
     
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  3. Jun 10, 2016 at 7:04 AM
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    Never noticed any difference with mine but I'll give it a look.
     
  4. Jun 10, 2016 at 9:06 AM
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    Power seat?
     
  5. Jun 10, 2016 at 9:12 AM
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    Law323

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    You'd think so, but no. Tried the lever that raises the seat. Didn't make that much of a difference. Besides I'm 6'3" so it balances out lol
     
  6. Jun 10, 2016 at 9:35 AM
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    Strange, I've got a 2011 4.6 L DC. I'll check mine. Are you sure it's the seat that's lower and not the carpeting maybe that's sticking up on one side to make an optical illusion?
     
  7. Jun 10, 2016 at 9:48 AM
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    No man, I checked every angle. Even looked at it from the front. It does sit lower. it's not noticeable unless you really look. Like I said it doesn't bother me, I'm just curious as hell lol
     
  8. Jun 10, 2016 at 9:51 AM
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    If it didn't bother you, u may not have posted about it ;)
     
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  9. Jun 10, 2016 at 9:55 AM
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    True true, BUT curiosity does dictate some of the same actions. :duel:
     
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  10. Jun 10, 2016 at 10:01 AM
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    Were you wearing matching shoes? Maybe one soul is thinner than the other.
     
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  11. Jun 10, 2016 at 10:05 AM
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    I leave the mix and match shoes to my nephew. My seat pops sometimes when I accelerate and brake. Heard some tundras have seat frame issues. Could be the culprit. Gotta bring it in before my warranty expires.
     
  12. Jun 10, 2016 at 12:04 PM
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    Were you drinking any brewskies?? :jellydance::jellydance:
     
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  13. Jun 10, 2016 at 12:42 PM
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    This was a pre brew observation! Good guess though LOL :cheers:
     
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  14. Jun 10, 2016 at 12:52 PM
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    I don't see the seat higher on the passenger side, but does feel that way when I sit on the passenger side. I do think it's an optical illusion like @Nor7 says.
     
  15. Jun 10, 2016 at 1:02 PM
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    Could be. ah well if anyone else's isn't doing that, my truck fits my personality perfectly. A little off. :rimshot:
     
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  16. Jun 10, 2016 at 8:10 PM
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    Nothing wrong with pre brew obs. Wasn't a guess............:thumbsup:
     
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