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Old 03-20-2005, 09:23 AM
sbmason23 sbmason23 is offline
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Question Any tips on extending front seat leg room?

Cannot find the thread on adjusting the chair rail of my 2000 540 sport seats for additional leg room. Any help is appreciated.
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Old 03-20-2005, 10:01 PM
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Do you mean this one, removing the clip so the seat can go further back?

E38 2000 740iL Orient Blue
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Old 03-29-2005, 05:01 PM
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Move your drivers seat all the way forward
right in the seat rail you will see a metal clip - pull it out with needle nose pliers
this gives you around 1.5-2 inches of additional leg room
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