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95 E350 4X4 06-25-2018 06:30 PM

OK. I took the stock and original passenger seat on my 95 E350 Diesel 4X4 apart this afternoon and measured all the appropriate holes to see what lines up. I believe that the plate on the bottom is an easy adjust - drill new holes for the smaller template (9.25" width at the front and 7.25" width at the rear, both 11.5" from front to back). Attaching to the seat bottom will be a bit more of a challenge as it is a bigger pattern (the bolt holes that attach to the seat slide are 15 3/8" apart both front and back and are 13 1/8" apart from front to back).
Would the manufacturer lengthen the strapping on the top pieces where the unit attaches to the seat slides (it looks like, from the pictures, that they use 1" metal straps that are just bent appropriately and welded across the ends of the base to create attachment points??) Or make a few 'custom' units for earlier models if there are a few of use with older models? Sorry to be a pain. I would really love one of these if I could make it work...Thanks for your help.

RH

1der 06-26-2018 12:30 AM

Hi RH, sorry, the manufacturer will not modify what they make. These units are built to a tested design. So, liability risk is not worth it for them to change anything.

You can probably figure out a couple of flat plates to bolt to the existing 'horns" to re- position your seat track mounting holes. Just remember any mods will change the crash performance. Hope that helps.

Let me know if you want a base, I have a few extra passengers right now. thxs!

NavyNuke 06-26-2018 08:44 PM

I want a passenger seat setup.

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Bmd74 06-27-2018 07:27 PM

I'm looking for a passenger side base if you still.have some.

1der 06-27-2018 11:08 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Bmd74 (Post 229966)
I'm looking for a passenger side base if you still.have some.

I do have a few left. Please PM me your zip code. I will respond with shipping costs and payment info. Thxs! Ray

mwc69 06-30-2018 11:42 AM

Are there any passenger and driver side available. Zip 32308

1der 06-30-2018 12:52 PM

I have some passengers left, no drivers for this batch. I will send you a shipping quote and payment info shortly. Thxs!

PRERUNNERCAMPERVANNER 07-01-2018 12:21 PM

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Hi new member from Santa Cruz ca 95060 is it too late to grab a passenger swivel ? Hwy1trucker@gmail.com

asgard 07-06-2018 05:11 PM

I want to fit both swivels but would be interested in a passenger if you still have one. shipping quote to 13640. I have a 2012 and just starting the mods.

flyr6105 07-09-2018 08:12 AM

I am interested in a remaining passenger side. My ZIP is 27606. Thanks.


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