2023 MDX: How To Remove and Reinstall the Center Second-Row Seat

The 2023 Acura MDX is highly customizable for your driving needs around Hartford. This premium SUV highlights dynamic performance, luxurious interiors with stylish appointments, and a range of advanced features. One feature drivers love is the versatility of the second-row seats. The center Acura MDX second-row seat slides out for easy access to the third row or is replaced to accommodate the total passenger capacity.
If you need clarification on how to remove and reinstall your Acura MDX second-row bucket seats, simply follow the steps in our video. Don’t hesitate to contact our team at Acura of Avon if you have any questions!



Versatile Acura MDX Second-Row Bucket Seats

The Acura MDX second-row seats slide in or out to complete a captain’s chair setup or create a center pass-through to the third row. The MDX allows you to easily adjust your seating, so your passengers can comfortably settle into trips around West Hartford. Follow these steps to remove or reinstall your Acura MDX second-row bucket seat: 

Removing Acura MDX Center Second-Row Seats

  1. Store the center seat belt by inserting the metal seat belt latch into the slot beside the anchor buckle. 
  2. Retract the seatbelt into the ceiling holder and lower the center seatback.
  3. Pull up on the lock release strap under the front of the seat. Then, lift the rear of the seat using the handle under the rear side of the car seat. 
  4. Pull the seat back slightly and pivot the seat upward to unhook the front from the floor latches. 
  5. Now, your Acura MDX second-row seat can slide out for easier access to the third row. 

Reinstalling Acura MDX Center Second-Row Seats

  1. Hook the front of the seat to the metal strikers on the floor of the vehicle. Ensure that both hooks are fully inserted into the front strikers. 
  2. Lower the seat and allow it to drop into the rear floor strikers. 
  3. Raise the seat back and rock it back and forth to ensure the car seat is securely locked to the floor. 
  4. To make sure the seat is secured, check to see that the indicator at the bottom of the seat is not red. If it is, try reinstalling the Acura MDX second-row bucket seat again. 

Acura MDX Interior Dimensions

This premium performance SUV easily accommodates your passenger and cargo needs. Find the right amount of space for shopping trips and weekend getaways around Manchester. Take a look at the interior dimensions: 

  • Legroom (1st/2nd/3rd Row): 41.6 / 38.5 / 29.1 inches
  • Shoulder Room (1st/2nd/3rd Row): 61.9 / 60.3 / 55.2 inches
  • Cargo Volume Behind 1st/2nd/3rd Row: 18.1 / 48.4 / 95.0 cubic feet

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