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How to Buy a Good Quality Seat Belt Pad
Do you find the seat belt often digs into your shoulder or neck? Purchasing a seat belt pad may be the simple answer you’re after. Not only does it offer comfort,...
Seat Belt Safety and Other Tips for Pregnant Women
On a normal, day-to-day basis, car safety is second nature to most. You get in, strap on your seat belt, adjust your seat and mirrors, and drive off. It often becomes...
3 Essential Things to Know About Your Car’s Seat Belts
A seat belt is also known as a safety belt, and is intended to keep you safe during a sudden stop or car accident. The seat belt reduces serious injury and death in...
4 Essential Things to Know About Your Car’s Seats and Seat Covers
Car seats come standard in all vehicles. They are made from durable materials so as to withstand prolonged use. Car seats come with various options when choosing materials, special options, and style of...
How Do Seat Belts Work?
A brief history of seat belts The first seat belts were not invented for a vehicle at all, but for tourists, painters, firemen, or anyone who worked in a job where they might need...
How to Keep a Child From Unlocking Seat Belts
Getting kids into the car and buckled in can be a hassle in and of itself, and once the little ones figure out how...
How to Wear Your Seat Belt Properly
For people aged 3 through 34, the leading cause of death in the US is car crashes. The number of deaths related to car accidents in the US have...
What Does the Seat Belt Not On Warning Light Mean?
The seat belt not on light warns you when it senses an important safety issue: your seat belt isn't securely fastened.

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Passenger seat belt system failed - 2008 BMW 528xi
The SRS system needs to be interrogated for faults. Faults in the supplemental restraint system (SRS) will effect the triggering logic of the airbags in the event of an accident so it is highly recommended that you get the system...
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Malfunctions in: seat belts, convertible top, water pump & battery
It seems like your 2012 BMW 650i has had a world of faults already. I'm not sure exactly how loose your seat belts were, but the belt in the vehicle is designed to be slightly more loose as the buckle...
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Acura tl crank no start
You need to check the engine sensors on the front of the engine. They may have gotten damaged by the belt when it broke. The crankshaft/camshaft sensors or wiring is damaged. I suggest having a certified technician, like one from...
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Automatic seatbelt on drivers side stuck in open position
The seat belt track needs to be replaced most likely. The track works like a window motor and it requires the door to be closed completely to operate. Once the door is verified to be closed and signal to belt...
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ABS lights flashing on dash, temperature gauge increased. Multiple lights flashing on the dash. I put my seat belt on and they went away
Hello, this could be a number of things depending on how the vehicle is running now. If you possibly ran through a puddle of water or your belt is worn, it could have slipped and caused the lights to flash...
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Air bag light comes on intermittently on newly purchased car.
Hello. The seats have sensors in them that tells the computer that someone is in the passenger seat and some vehicles will even sense how heavy that person is to adjust the air bag deployment force. You may have a...
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Safety belt and airbag warning lights on - 2010 BMW 538xi
The SRS system should have faults read out but based on your description, the seat mat sensor in the passenger is most likely the cause. The seat occupancy sensor is used in both determining air bag deployment and seatbelt pyrotechnic...
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Can I disarm my seat belt chime in Nissan Micra k12
Try to connect all the passenger seat belts even if no one is in it. Make sure you wear seat belts if in seat. Sometimes the seat sensor detects someone in the front seat passenger side even when no one...
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I have 2016 promaster city I want to know how to silence the seat belt alarm
The seat belt warning will chime as long as you are not wearing your belt and the vehicle is moving. The procedure to disable the warning is similar in both vehicles you have mentioned. The best way to disable this...
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Passenger seatbelt light stays on
Typically, when you have a passenger seat warning light on, there will be diagnostic warning codes associated with it, that can be pulled using a diagnostic scan tool. Normally, they will show that there is a problem with a seat...
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I want to know how to silence the seat belt alarm.
Hi there. The seat belt alarm is a safety device in the car to let the driver or the front passenger that their seat belt is not on. If the alarm is tripping on it own with the seat belt...
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Can my seat belt pretensioner be repaired, or does it need to be replaced?
Most vehicle manufacturers are very particular about most of their components, but when it comes to supplemental restraint systems (SRSs), such as air bags, pretensioners, and so on, they are most particular. While it has been some time since I've...
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Seatbelt does not retract
The seat belt retractor is like a clock spring and it sounds like yours has sprung. Any irregularity in the operation of your seat belt is grounds for replacement.. The thing about seat belts is they have that one chance...
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Rear driver side seatbelt issue. Latch will not click into, nor stay in the receiver. 2007 Toyota Camry
Hello - most likely, this will require replacement of the seat belt as well as the latch. I recommend you check with your Toyota dealer, especially if you bought the car there, regarding possible free replacement. Although Toyota does not...
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The seat belts are locked.
The best thing to do is call your insurance company to direct you. Make sure you get the accident reported or they will not cover the accident. The problem is inside the seat belt retractors lock mechanism is designed to...
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1999 Toyota corolla steering wheel problem.
Billing question sent to CS for the cost to diagnose and repair the spiral cable in the steering column on a 1999 Toyota Corolla.
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Second & third row seat belts are shredding. Have you heard from anyone else with a similar problem?
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are several different recalls for your make and model that revolve around the seat belts. The easiest way to look them up for your exact vehicle is online using your VIN. Most of...
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How do I remove a broken comfort guide on a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado
Hello - some seat belt comfort guides snap around the belt, and can be replaced without replacing the whole belt. Some are part of the belt assembly, and must be replaced as an assembly. If replacement of the belt assembly...
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rear comfort guide on the seat belt.
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are two forms of "comfort guides" that people commonly refer to. The actual part referred to as a comfort guide is the plastic component bolted to the headrest that guides the belt over...
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Car Seat and Seat Belt Issue
You may have open recalls for the seat belts on your vehicle. I would call the local dealer to verify open recalls for the seat belts and repair for them may be free of charge. The seat being broken is...

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