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I have a 1997 Volvo 960 Wagon. The drivers seat will not move "backwards" but it moves forward okay. It tries to move backwards but no movement. What should I do?

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You need to remove the 4 nuts underneath the seat and take the seat out to replace the cable. usually the metal strip inside the cable has tiny line groves at both ends. This will wear off over the years. pls try this and post me a comment and rete my solution thank you

Posted on Jun 18, 2009

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