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Front seat does not slide back evenly. seat is **** eyed.

Tried removing seat and cleaning track and gears with WD40.  Can the gear motor and track be removed in order to realign the two tracks evenly? They seem to both move, but not together equally.

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Take off the seat pull both tracks out as far as they can go .see if both same distance out .now fitt the seatmaking sure tracks have moved.fitt two front bolts then push seat and fitt two back bolts

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