Rotate the bucket seat inboard (towards the cen-
ter of the boat) until it faces as far aft as possible or
desired. Once in position, push down on locking
lever to lock seat in position. See Figure N8.
4. Position the seat forward or aft according to the
needs of the individual by using the lever located
underneath the seat. See Figure M6.
Tilt the steering wheel (if applicable) to the desired
position using the tilt lever knob on the steering col-
After rotating, lock seat in place securely. Sud-
den acceleration with seat unlocked could
cause loss of balance and possible injury.
DO NOT sit on the backrest portion of any cock-
pit seat. The operator could lose control of boat
or passengers could be thrown from boat. Also,
the seat may be damaged from improper use.
Pull lever to
to rotate seat.
D. Double-Wide Helm Seat
On certain specific Sundowner™ models, a standard
double-wide helm seat with a flip-up bolster is stan-
dard. To adjust the helm seat push out on the locking
lever under the seat, on the right. Slide the seat for-
ward or aft to the desired position. The seat will adjust
approximately six (6) inches. This helm seat does not
Figure N7: Swivel Position
E. Engine Hatch with Electric Lift (Screw Jack)
Once in desired
to lock seat
The Sundowner™ models feature a motorhood or en-
gine hatch with electric screw jack(s). The screw jack(s)
lifts and lowers the engine hatch by pressing the switch
located on the dash. The screw jack(s) runs off the
boat’s battery. The prop rod should always be utilized
to help support the weight to the engine hatch and to
provide added safety while working on the engine(s).
See Figure N9.
Figure N8: Locking Position
To return the bucket seat to the bow facing position:
Slide the seat completely forward or rearward (as
needed to clear coaming/side pad or seat cushion)
by using the lever located underneath the seat. See
Engine Hatch Switch
Locate thelever on the right side of the bucket slider
mechanism and lift upward to release the pin from
the pedestal. This will allow you to rotate the seat.
See Figure N7.
Rotate the bucket seat inboard until it is in the for-
ward facing position. Once in position, push down
on locking lever to lock seat in position. See Fig-
ure N8. In addition, DO NOTUSE FORCE to rotate
Figure N9: Electric Engine Hood Lift
Sundowner™ Owner’s Manual
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|Tags||Four Winns Sundowner 205, Four Winns Sundowner 225, Four Winns Sundowner 245, Four Winns Sundowner 285|
|Model Year||2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008|
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