Q: Passenger seatbelt stuck and won't unlock

asked by on

I put my seat belt around the head seat so it would not beep while my dog sat there and not it is stuck and can not get it back off

My car has 500345 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi Alonna. Thanks for contacting us today. I’m a bit confused with the question. If the seat belt is locked inside the latching mechanism, then it might be possible to unlock the seatbelt by pressing down on the belt and pressing the button at the same time. If the belt is wrapped around the back of the seat and you can’t retract the belt, then try starting the Jeep, placing it into gear then back into park. Sometimes the seatbelt will lock while the car is in gear, then loosen up when the vehicle is placed into park. If this doesn’t work, I think it’s best to call the Jeep dealership to ask them about resolving this matter, since it’s a safety device, they are best to work on it.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. Passenger seatbelt stuck and won't unlock

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Hazard lights are on and will not shut off.

Hi there. The hazard light switch may have been damaged during the event that the airbag was deployed. Get the airbag replaced and reset the airbag light and see if the hazard lights go out. On newer cars, the hazard...

Q: how much would it cost to replace control arm on both driver and passenger side?

Hi there. Although our mobile mechanics can typically replace steering / suspension components, we are not able to complete suspension alignments. Since it's highly recommended to have this service completed at the same location and before driving the vehicle, I...

Q: Shifter slides into neutral w/o using button on shifter and while driving

This is normal way the shifter works. The button would need to be used to get from neutral to reverse. There is nothing wrong with your vehicle's shifter.

Related articles

P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the...
How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...