Date: Sat, 21 Jul 2007 16:35:42 +0100
From: "Charles C." <>
Subject: Re: opening rear seat in 81 turbo c900 when there's no pull-handle!

Craig's Saab C900 Site wrote: > Craig's Saab C900 Site <> writes: > > >> Hi, > >> In order to fully trace the wiring run for the fuel sender I'm trying to >> get the back seat slid forward and tilted up, but the seat has no >> pull-handle to release the latch like all my other 900's have. Was the >> rear seat latch setup different in the really early 900's? > >> Anybody know of a way without forcing one's hand down under the back of >> the seat and trying to do a contortionist act to firstly find then >> secondly release the latching mechanism that holds it in place? 8-) > > My wife and I seem to have worked it out! Apparently the seat is only > latched on the left side (not in the centre as with the later 900's), and > there's meant to be a spring-loaded release rod with a knob poking out > through the carpet under the seat. The knob is missing, and the rod was > 'floating' under the seat (still attached to the mechanism). > > Will be taking some pics to put in the galleries to show the difference > between the two securing methods! > > Craig. And if you looked at the replies you had you would not have had to work it out. :-) Glad you got there anyway. -- Please remove _removeme_ to reply.

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