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How do i remove the seat if turning the ignition switch

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How do i remove the seat if turning the ignition switch doesnt work.

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2000 road star

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When you turn the ignition the seat should relese . but doesnt

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Louie
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Hi and welcome to JustAnswer, I’m Louie. Sorry you had to wait awhile but I’ll do my best to help.
Initially and to avoid asking you to do something you've already tried, can you please tell me what / any and all troubleshooting / specific steps you've already attempted other than the above

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Please try pressing on the front of the seat while turning on the key.

Thereafter, clean and lubricate the locking mechanism.

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