You push down on the front of the seat to release the hook, then shove it back toward the trunk area to release the hook from the latch. Drink another Shiner Helles Lager, then try it again. If all fails go to the Army surplus store and buy two hand grenades. Place them both in the middle of the hump, pulll the pins and run like hell. When you get back, your back seat will be removed, I guarantee it.