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2006 Ford Explorer XLT: headrests..button to press, only a pull-tab

Customer Question

How do I remove the rear headrests of a 2006 Ford Explorer XLT? (There is not button to press, only a pull-tab that allows me to raise or lower the headrest but not remove completely).
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  CTFordTech replied 7 years ago.
HelloCustomerand Thank you for choosing Just Answer. You will need a very skinny pick to stick into the holes on the sides of the headrests to release them. Here is a picture:
Expert:  CTFordTech replied 7 years ago.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.

I had already tried that but to no avail. When I stick something in the headrest holes, nothing happens. Any other suggestions?

Expert:  CTFordTech replied 7 years ago.
You have to have the headrest all the way up and you have to be pulling up on the headrest slighty while pushing the pin inside the hole.