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Old 01-11-2012, 12:28 PM   #31
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HAHA! Love the comments here! I'm 6'-3" with long legs, and with the seat all the way back and lowered I'm comfortable. I have several inches to spare from the top of my head to the roof, which says a lot being that my GTO only gave me about an inch of headroom. You should fit, just don't expect anyone to EVER be able to sit behind you.

If all else fails, take out the front seat and drive from the rear!
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Old 01-11-2012, 12:50 PM   #32
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everyone is talking about the steering wheel not telescoping... are you refering to being able to move it in and out or up and down? bc mine adjust up and down? and im 6'3 and fit fine.. have alot of room to play with
Yes telescoping = in/out such as holding a manual telescope or binocs, and twisting to make it extend in/out for focus.

Long legs, need long arms to reach the wheel after pushing the seat back into the rear seat..

Telescoping would have been nice.
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Old 01-11-2012, 04:01 PM   #33
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I guess I'm just weird than bc my seats all the way back and wheel doesn't bother me at all o well love my stang and thank u jayyvee
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Old 01-11-2012, 05:01 PM   #34
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I guess I'm just weird than bc my seats all the way back and wheel doesn't bother me at all o well love my stang and thank u jayyvee
no prob, long arms. (just teasing)


It's mostly fine for me too, but on long rides it's good to change your seating position to avoid ***-numbness; being able to move that wheel in/out would help add to that. Otherwise, it's a better wheel then I thought I'd get in the car.
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Old 01-11-2012, 05:08 PM   #35
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Jeez what is this? An x-men mutant convention? You guys are huge!!

I'm 5'9 and I have more space than I will ever need lol.

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If all else fails, take out the front seat and drive from the rear!
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Old 01-11-2012, 08:34 PM   #36
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I have tall friends that fit just fine.

My BIGGEST problem though, is the front seats when someone sits in the back. The lever to release the seat forward is pretty crappy and it doesn't slide the seat forward, just the incline. It makes it rough for people trying to get in and out.
i agree with you 100%
i cant count how many times ive replaced those finger lever things.
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Old 01-13-2012, 12:21 PM   #37
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Jeez what is this? An x-men mutant convention? You guys are huge!!



haha
My GF says I walk like a gorilla....so yes you might be right! Lol
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