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      03-03-2012, 03:52 AM   #1
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empty passenger seat rattling

I notice that when going over bumps in the road the front passenger seat rattles a lot when unoccupied. If I hold the backrest it stops. There is quite a bit of forward and backward give in the backrest. I have comfort seats. Anyone else notice this and know of a cure? My wife's Kia is rattle free - I would have expected the 7-Series to be at least as good on that score.
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have the same problem as well, always rattling and making a noise constantly worse now since I lowered my car
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all three of mine do that as well
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Did any of you went to the service?
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Did any of you went to the service?
complained to the SA but the tech could never fix it so I left it alone
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      03-07-2012, 05:50 AM   #6
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Anyone try any home cures?
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