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Having recently completed a 6k miles trip through Europe in my spaceship i did a cheap quick and easy mod to my drivers seat and my back thanked me.

Lumbar support is one thing this car is MISSING so i decided to fix that.
Naturally i made a clip about it:

https://youtu.be/Xey-sjdFXbE

aaand my back did actually thank me:))
it totally made 8hour + drives manageable.
 

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Where did you get it from?
Google is giving lots of their products but not this one
 

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found it on amazon but no one will deliver to the uk
 

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OK let us know when you get it.
i haven't ordered one yet, i'm skint till pay day, spent all my money this month on car bits already, got some new wheels for Z4, and the second half to my GP front bumper
 

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My last car was a BMW which had adjustable lumbar support including altering how high up the backrest was supported. No matter how I adjusted may back would complain after an hour or so.

My Civic seats are completely non-adjustable and I can drive for 3 hours without any pain. But I also do like little toys like this :grin2:

May investigate in the new year as I have a DAB aerial to sort out next job.
 

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I don't have a problem myself it's for the wife.
At 5'4" and a back problem anyway she uses a firm pillow when we go it the CTR.
She doesn't seem to have an issue in her 1.8 Si
 

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already have a DAB in my car, i used one from aldi via the jack input i made first thing when i bought the civic.
mediabridge it's called
 

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This inspired me to do something similair, I went out bought a round 'pillow' works like a charm it is just enough to get some support. But the backcover basically has 4 places where it is held together with the seat and 3 out of 4 broke... not the parts that can be replaced but the back cover itself...
 

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Bought the pump up pillow for the wife.
She uses it the the Si loose behind her back and loves it.
Still uses the firm cushion in the CTR 'cos the seats are different shape entirely.
 
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