Powered by Mustang Enthusiasts - Call Now (866) 507-3786
Order by 12/14 for on-time Christmas delivery! See our Shipping Terms page for more information!

05-14 Mustang Seat Back Lever Knob Install

Created by Jeff Jimenez
Date Created: 9/5/2013
Last Updated: 1/12/2022

Replace that missing seat back lever knob on your S197 Mustang. Watch this installation video.

Viewing this install and using the information shared is subject to the terms set forth here - View the LMR Install Instructions Disclaimer.

FOLLOW: mustang , 05 09 mustang , 10 14 mustang , s197 , video , installation , tech , interior , seat

Do you have a missing seatback lever knob? You don't realize how much you need it until it is gone! Replacing it is extremely simple. Watch as Jmac walks you through this super simple installation process.

If you own a 2005-2006 Mustang, this seat back lever knob will need to be modified slightly before installation.

First, you will need to cut out the scored tab on the end of the knob.

05-14 Mustang Seat Back Lever Knob Install - 05-14 Mustang Seat Back Lever Knob Install

Next, insert the retaining spring clip.

05-14 Mustang Seat Back Lever Knob Install - 05-14 Mustang Seat Back Lever Knob Install

Make sure that the clip fully seats on the knob. Now you can reinstall this back onto the seatback of your Mustang.

05-14 Mustang Seat Back Lever Knob Install - 05-14 Mustang Seat Back Lever Knob Install

  • $19.99


    2005-2014 Seat Back Lever Knob This is the knob that goes on the lever located on the upper rear part of the front seatback to allow entry to the rear seat area of your 2005-2014 Ford Mustang. These knobs can become broken or damaged over Read More

About the Video

S197 Mustang Seat Back Adjuster Knob (05-14 Seat Release Latch Lever)

Check out our YouTube channel for even more tech tips, installation videos, how-tos, and more. The best place to go for anything Mustang related!

Published on 2013-09-05
Replace your missing or broken seat back knob with one of many selections below. Watch as Jmac shows you how to replace the seat lever on your S197 Mustang!
2005 to '14 Mustangs are equipped with a plastic knob on the seat back that allows you to gain access to the rear seat. These things are always broken or missing, but you can grab a new one, because installation is this simple. And now you're back in business. Head on over to latemodelrestoration.com for all the restoration and renewal parts you need for your '05 to present Mustang.
Thumbnail image of the author of this article, Jeff Jimenez.

About the Author

Jeff has written for LMR for 12+ years and has owned multiple Mustangs and an SVT Lightning. His passion for writing comes from a love of the Mustang community & creating a great customer experience. Read more...