Q: Driver's seat back collapses backwards while driving

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While backing out of a parking space, the back of my seat moved and caused me to hit the side mirror on a post. I checked the seat and it seems to be in a locked position. Then later, I was driving on a dirt road when my seat back totally collapsed! I got to the side of the road. The dealership wanted way too much just to ‘look’ at the seat, so I need to find a different solution. The seat will not stay in place. If I touch it with the slightest pressure, it falls back. When I move the seat up and down, there is a noise. Naturally I’m worried this will happen again in traffic, especially when at high speeds would be extremely dangerous! So I’m not going to drive it on the highway. Can you tell me how to fix this myself?

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