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Power Seat locks up

When trying to adjust the power seat forward or back the seat go all the way and jams.

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  • Emmanuel West Sr Dec 29, 2008

    I had the same problem. I believe that the track is slightly OFF at the most forward and rearward positions that the drive motor cannot overcome. I took out he seat and the motor and realigned both. It worked great for a few years until the motor went and had to replace the same. Hope this helps.

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BAd motor .....Try to take ou tthe seat by removing the 4 bolts all the way around...Take it out and visually see if something is jammed in there and clean out the switch...Chances are the switch is bad or the motor is bad and cleaning it might fix it...Window switches on buicks do this same thing...GO up when u want down ect...They sell a electrical connection cleaner..I suggest you spray the switch and electrical connnections on motor..
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