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Old 02-26-2012, 12:04 PM   #1
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Those who are short in stature....

Teaching my 15 year daughter to drive. She is a petite, 90 lbs and just 5 feet tall. With the seat pulled forward, she can barely get the clutch to the floor.

Any young ladies out there with the same issue? Any tricks?

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Old 02-26-2012, 12:05 PM   #2
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Reminds me of total recall. Kid had blocks roped to his feet! Maybe adjustable pedals? I know that's probably quite expensive to install.

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Old 02-26-2012, 12:12 PM   #3
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They make them for people with handicaps and would be very safe. Rigging your own may become unstable and unsafe. Google handicap driving controls and poke around.
Retired my 94 YJ 4cyl 5spd @ 200K
Now in a 04 TJ 4cyl 5spd CV @120K+
Both as a commuter vehicle in NW, NJ
April 2012.downsized and now a 99er.
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Old 02-26-2012, 03:35 PM   #4
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Maybe I can just pray that she grows.
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Old 02-26-2012, 03:38 PM   #5
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Im 5.4 I raised my seats by 1 and a half inch worked great they make pads to go on gas and brake to make them higher
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Old 02-28-2012, 07:19 PM   #6
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Old 02-28-2012, 07:53 PM   #7
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From watching the show Little People Big World i know that they make metal extensions that bolt on to the pedals but aren't permanent so you can switch them from one car to another. I dont know about cost though but if thats what she needs then you cant help it.

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