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Unread 11-27-2013, 09:07 AM   #1
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Front Seat grab handles for jeep liberty kk

I don't know why liberty kk doesn't come with front seat grab handles like they have in the back seats. Sucks. Anybody mod theirs or know anything that can be installed?

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Unread 11-27-2013, 09:21 AM   #2
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the glove box has a huge handle on it.
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Unread 11-27-2013, 09:29 AM   #3
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the glove box has a huge handle on it.
No. I mean the ones up top like in the back seats.
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Unread 11-27-2013, 12:13 PM   #4
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No. I mean the ones up top like in the back seats.
because there is a huge one on the glove box instead....
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Unread 11-27-2013, 02:04 PM   #5
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Wait a second.... Isn't there already one on the glove box?
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Unread 11-27-2013, 02:11 PM   #6
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I think there is on right on the glove box if I'm not mistaken!

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Unread 11-27-2013, 03:16 PM   #7
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I think there is on right on the glove box if I'm not mistaken!

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Unread 11-27-2013, 04:22 PM   #8
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Yep
you sure?
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Unread 11-27-2013, 09:02 PM   #9
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Obviously he knows there is one on the glove box.
I think the reason there isn't one "up top" has something to do with the side air bag if I'm not mistaken.
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Unread 11-27-2013, 09:59 PM   #10
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Obviously he knows there is one on the glove box.
I think the reason there isn't one "up top" has something to do with the side air bag if I'm not mistaken.
Haha. Thanks. And duh everyone for the record yes! There is one in front of the glove box!!! I don't think we need any more confirmations

Just asking why like other cars/ SUVs / crossovers the liberty doesn't have the grab handles "up top".
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Unread 11-27-2013, 10:43 PM   #11
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Haha. Thanks. And duh everyone for the record yes! There is one in front of the glove box!!! I don't think we need any more confirmations

Just asking why like other cars/ SUVs / crossovers the liberty doesn't have the grab handles "up top".
Yep, just checked. Mine has one in front of the glove box too

Anyways...it's a Jeep thing in all honesty...
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Unread 11-28-2013, 04:28 AM   #12
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Maybe Jeep didn't think we'd actually do things that would require us to want one.
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Unread 11-28-2013, 05:53 AM   #13
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I think Gage hit it on the head with the Side Curtain Airbags It's what makes the most sense to me.
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Unread 11-28-2013, 06:56 PM   #14
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found something yesterday that might be another reason why there are not top handle, like other car:

Many people assume that Jeep interior grab bars are only good for keeping the passenger stable, but one of their other primary functions is to keep the passengers arms inside the vehicle. In off road situations roll overs are not uncommon. One of the most dangerous things that can happen during a roll over is for the passenger to flail their arms. This is a natural instinct if you do not have anything to hold onto, but the problem is the passenger's flailing arms often end up out the window or out the door cut-outs, and can end up being crushed by the weight of the vehicle when it rolls on its side. The addition of Jeep interior grab bars is a great way to make sure that you keep your arms safe inside the vehicle.

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Unread 11-29-2013, 05:11 AM   #15
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Well in my Jeep everyone has something to grab.

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