Six problems related to front seat recliner have been reported for the 1999 GMC Jimmy. The most recently reported issues are listed below.
Seat back adjustment lever broke off adjuster mechanism. Levers from both front seats broke off while adjusting seatback, rendering the seatback inoperable, causing uncomfortable driving conditions therefore causing an unsafe driving situation. Repairs have not yet been made. This repair requires the replacement of the seat frame and is a very expensive repair.
Front upper ball joints breakage causing front wheel to come off and improper aligment-steering, battery problems, front passenger seat recliner handle breakage.
Consumer states that passenger seat will not lock into place causing seat to surge forward. Nlm.
While adjusting driver seat handle of seat recliner broke.
Shaft to the seat adjustment (front) broke off rendering the back of the seat unadjustable and out of the comfort and safety zone.
Seat adjustment lever failed.
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