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07-17-2010 08:56 AM
JASPER anyone have an under seat locking drawer? - JeepForum.com



posts #6-7... look who had the answer..
07-17-2010 08:23 AM
JASPER i can see that working for the front seats because they just bolt straight down. With the rear seat, I'd have to raise the actual locking brackets on the rear and mounting/pivoting brackets on the front. The hardware from the under seat drawer does all this, and bolts to the original holes iirc. The part I'm not sure of is when the seat gets locked into place, if those brackets hold the seat up, or if the seat will bow down because there is no support of the drawer. All because i dont want to spend $400 for the whole tuffy set up but would like the storage space underneath..
07-17-2010 07:53 AM
daanbc Im am not formiliar with how the tuffy bolts to the jeep. I would play it safe and use the existing holes in the jeep and just use longer/stronger bolts and a some kind of bobylift block to raise the seat and belts.
07-17-2010 07:13 AM
JASPER I'm actually looking for the exact same thing. My question is, could I buy the mounting hardware for the under seat tuffy drawer, and use that as the spacer or is the drawer itself loadbearing? cause if i can pay 40 for the hardware with no drawer and have the seat sit up high then i'll just go with that. Any thoughts? 99 tj btw..
07-15-2010 12:34 PM
Des i think rough country sales spacer kits to raise seats
07-15-2010 12:30 PM
exm38a1er
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Originally Posted by daanbc View Post
Just like a body lift, but your raising the seat instead.!
Exactly what i meant!
07-07-2010 11:36 PM
sonofabeach Nice idea! I'm guessing you might have to extend the seat belt buckle straps depending on how high you go? Post some pics when you do it.
07-05-2010 09:17 PM
daanbc Just like a body lift, but your raising the seat instead.!
07-05-2010 06:46 PM
ratuna
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Originally Posted by jeepr View Post
put spacers where?
Underneath the brackets that your seat attaches to.
07-05-2010 06:37 PM
jeepr put spacers where?
06-16-2010 11:41 AM
exm38a1er Just unbolt all 4 brackets.Put 4 spacers the hight you want it.Rebolt using grade 8.8
bolt. the brackets on top of the spacers.DONE!
06-15-2010 10:26 PM
jeepr Yah I dont think you can adjust a tj seat... but the toolbox idea migh work any pix?
06-15-2010 06:05 PM
domeshots I am curious how you attached the tool box to the tub
06-15-2010 05:05 PM
whiteyj I have a 4" high Tuffy tool drawer under my rear seat. Had to unbolt the seat brackets from the tub and bolt them to the Tuffy box along with the center connection for the rear seat belts.
06-15-2010 04:50 PM
Cons_Table
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Originally Posted by Vector6 View Post
not on a TJ there aren't...
Im pretty sure the feet adjust on the back of mine on my 99
06-15-2010 04:46 PM
Vector6
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Originally Posted by Cons_Table View Post
There are adjustable feet on the back of the seat if I remember correctly...that will gain you a little clearance
not on a TJ there aren't...
06-15-2010 04:34 PM
Cons_Table There are adjustable feet on the back of the seat if I remember correctly...that will gain you a little clearance
06-15-2010 04:28 PM
Ageless Stranger Do you mean under the rear seat?
06-15-2010 02:54 PM
jeepr
Raising rear seats in a tj

Hey I'm trying to figure out a way to raise my rear seat so I can stow amplifiers, tools etc. anyone have any pix or explanations on ways to do this? thanx

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