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#95772 - 03/07/07 08:02 PM seat handle broken help!!!!!!
zetecmk6 Offline
n00b

Registered: 30/06/07
Posts: 9
hey all i have a little problem yesterday i went to pull my seat forward and the handle on the top of the seat broke, i have spoke to ford they want 13
for a new handle, has any one replaced one of these and how easy is it to do myself? cheers

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#95773 - 03/07/07 08:45 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: zetecmk6]
babyboom Offline


Registered: 06/06/06
Posts: 11557
Loc: somewhere in the world
depending of how u managed to broke it but isn't ur car under warranty?therefore replace it for free?
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#95774 - 03/07/07 10:57 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: babyboom]
AdamDickinson Offline
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Registered: 03/07/07
Posts: 7
I had the same problem with mine, IT wasnt broke. it just didnt go down right to lock in position. Cant remember how much it cost. Sorry.

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#95775 - 04/07/07 12:51 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: AdamDickinson]
zetecmk6 Offline
n00b

Registered: 30/06/07
Posts: 9
the car is out of warranty now which means its out of my own pocket
any sugests

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#95776 - 04/07/07 12:52 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: zetecmk6]
cra1g Offline
Fiesta Nutter

Registered: 19/11/06
Posts: 2296
Loc: grimsby
unlucky mate
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#95777 - 04/07/07 12:52 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: cra1g]
cra1g Offline
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Loc: grimsby
least it shudnt cost too much
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#95778 - 04/07/07 04:20 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: cra1g]
MichaelST1 Offline
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Registered: 07/07/05
Posts: 559
Call ford customer services 0845 8411111 i'm pretty sure they know its a common problem on fiestas and see if they will assist with payment

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#95779 - 05/07/07 07:04 AM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: MichaelST1]
Iceman Offline
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Registered: 27/09/06
Posts: 3019
Loc: Bradford.
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Call ford customer services 0845 8411111 i'm pretty sure they know its a common problem on fiestas and see if they will assist with payment



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#95780 - 05/07/07 08:00 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: Iceman]
DAVE T ST Offline
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Registered: 15/01/06
Posts: 3556
Loc: Tipton nr. Dudley, W. Mids
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Call ford customer services 0845 8411111 i'm pretty sure they know its a common problem on fiestas and see if they will assist with payment








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#95781 - 06/07/07 05:03 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: DAVE T ST]
zetecmk6 Offline
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Registered: 30/06/07
Posts: 9
yer your about right lol rang them and long and short was no lol if any one does no how to change the handle on the top of the seat any help is welcome cheers

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#95782 - 08/07/07 03:00 AM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: zetecmk6]
palletpaul Offline
Fiesta Fan

Registered: 28/12/06
Posts: 129
Another seat problem

Heres my story

http://www.fordfiestast.co.uk/showflat.p...=true#Post85224

Paul

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#95783 - 10/07/07 06:06 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: palletpaul]
STifler Offline
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Registered: 21/08/06
Posts: 1451
Loc: Warwickshire
its a rubbish design know of a few people at work who have had this problem. Mine went in yesterday as my handle is so stiff i cant even move the seat let alone break it
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#95784 - 11/07/07 01:39 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: STifler]
zetecmk6 Offline
n00b

Registered: 30/06/07
Posts: 9
yer that is want has happened do u know if the seat cover has to be removed at all

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#95785 - 15/07/07 08:21 PM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: zetecmk6]
STifler Offline
Fiesta Nutter

Registered: 21/08/06
Posts: 1451
Loc: Warwickshire
haven't a clue mate. Got my car back and they assured me its been put right and now works but nope it doesn't work still stiff to release i give up with frauds
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#95786 - 17/07/07 09:45 AM Re: seat handle broken help!!!!!! [Re: STifler]
Gavze Offline
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Registered: 17/07/07
Posts: 1
mine did exact same thing it wasnt actully the handle it was the wire running down to the bottom of the seat it came off the catch try tht first

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