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Old 02-25-2012, 11:05 AM   #1
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i`m 6`8"tall anyone ever move their drivers seat back for more leg room? i have a 97 tj with stock seats
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Old 02-25-2012, 12:05 PM   #2
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Misch Big Boy brackets move the front seats back 3-4 inches. Great modification. Do a search. A number of us have them. The driving position SUCKS for tall people. Steeringwheel in your chest and elbows flared out.

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Old 02-25-2012, 12:12 PM   #3
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I have the Misch "big boy" brackets on mine. I am 6'2" and with the seat all the way back, I am unable to touch the pedals. They are highly recommended.
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I am 6'2...and love my misch big boy brackets....worth every penny....agree on these posts......I think I paid around 60.00
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Old 02-28-2012, 09:01 AM   #5
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I am 6'2...and love my misch big boy brackets....worth every penny....agree on these posts......I think I paid around 60.00
glad to hear all the good feedback! im 6'5 and just found out about this the other day. in the process of ordering it right now. super stoked
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Old 02-29-2012, 07:51 PM   #6
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thanks everybody thats the info i needed. my knees were getting sore bouncing off the dash
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Old 02-29-2012, 10:01 PM   #7
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I'm 6'7" and don't have much issue with the seating. I do kinda lean back more than most though. I'd still like to have more room and have seen the Big Boy brackets in 4wd hardware. May have to try em
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You will be glad you did.....at 6'3 they made driving mine much more comfortable
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When I first bought mine in 2005, or 2006, I had to search for them on the Internet. If they are in 4wd hardware, they must be a hit.

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