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New LX S. We were idling in a parking lot (AC running, probably 89F outside) late this evening (sunset) for maybe 30 minutes. My child told us the metal rails on the floor were too hot to stand on. I felt them and sure enough they were uncomfortably hot (not hot enough to burn me.) These would be the center rails - the center seat was slid all the way back to the 3rd row and he was standing between the 2nd row seats playing.

It was definitely hotter in the center, right around the 2nd row. The rails for the left and right seats were warm but definitely not hot, and the far forward and rear of the center rails weren't bad either. I felt down inside the rail and it really wasn't any hotter in there - just on the kind of rounded "cap" on either side of the actual rail slot (the part the carpet tucks under, I think.)

Was wondering if anyone else had noticed this? There was definitely a lot of heat coming out back at the liftgate from the exhaust when I was loading up from the store.

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Hadn't touched the rails, but now that summer is here, I've noticed the heat that radiates from under the car when standing at the sliding doors is enough to make my legs feel uncomfortably warm.
 
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