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seatback won't stay erect

And sadly I don't think a pill is the solution here. I use the black rotating knob to tilt my (driver's side) seatback forward a few inches for comfort, but over the next trip or two it always unreclines itself gradually but completely. Not much information on this problem I can find except for this sort-of-related thread:

https://www.benzworld.org/forums/r-c...err-hinge.html

There's a picture of a mechanism there with a big gear, I assume my problem is that gear on my seat is slipping. Before I start tearing things apart, does that sound plausible?
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Mine does the same thing, haven't investigated yet. Please keep us posted if you find a solution🙂
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