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PostPosted: Thu Jan 07, 2016 9:31 am 
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How do I go about getting a ct seat tether upgrade #84507822. I can't find any ifo on it except how to install it. I would love to put one on my 2015 outback seat.


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 07, 2016 11:21 am 
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These are available as a free upgrade at any Hobie dealer directly - http://www.hobiecat.com/dealers/

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 07, 2016 12:44 pm 
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They handle it as a warranty job, they will ask for your hull number. I called my dealer and they ordered it after I supplied the number.


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 07, 2016 1:05 pm 
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mmiller wrote:
Improved CT Seat Retention Clip

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The new side release buckle has a number of advantages over the keyhole. Most importantly, it is harder to miss and easier to use than the red clip. It is very clear that the two halves of the buckle connect to each other, and safe to say that nearly everyone is familiar with this type of buckle.

In an effort to reduce seats coming loose on the water and the chance of losing a seat in a capsize, all replacement seats from the Parts Department will be shipping with the new buckles.

We are offering a seat/kayak update kit free of charge for users who would like to install the new system into their kayaks.

Please request update kits via warranty through your dealer.

84507822 – VANTAGE CT SEAT CLIP UPGRADE

Vantage CT Seat Update Video:



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PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:51 pm 
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Sorry to resurrect an old thread, but has anyone else had an issue with the tether being too short to attach when using the kickstand? Matt?

This is on a 2017 Revolution 13 and I tried multiple seats and none had straps long enough to attach.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 9:59 pm 
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I dont trust either. Tie a cord to each corner of the seat with sturdy SS clips on the end and clip them to the padeyes at front of tankwell. New seat is too much $$ to be trusted to a little plastic clip


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