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Question how to raise front seat

I have an 08 f250 with bucket seats (not power seats). Does anybody know how to make them taller? I thought maybe washers, but the bolt holes are at different angles. If anybody has any info. that would be helpful.
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Haha. Well I'm 5'11" and have no problem seeing over the steering wheel. Just would like to set up a little bit higher.
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Im same height but i got power seats. The only issue with using washers is the seats front mount are on an angle so if you put washers there, it would move the seat forward and wouldnt line up in the rear. have you looked under the seat, is there like a sub frame you could put washers or some kind of spacers? other than that i dont think there is any other option

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