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small black plastic piece under both front seats?

Discussion in 'Gen III 2010+ Prius Main Forum' started by iwantahybrid, Mar 24, 2012.

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  1. iwantahybrid

    iwantahybrid New Member

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    Vacuuming in the back and came across these black plastic boxes. They're pretty far towards the front of the front seats and look like they're essentially one big slot. Not sure if they lead to anything (duct) or what their purpose is.

    Anyone know?
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    Maybe the ducts for back seat heat?
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    Yup.
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