Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Seat belt harness

asked by on

My 2002 Honda Civic LX model has a "steel tie bar" bolted to the bottom floor next to door chassis. The seat belt loops through this steel rod. Is this standard equipment on this model car? do you know what this item is called?

My car has 57789 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: This is normal and it is called the seat be...

This is normal and it is called the seat belt anchor. It’s part of the system that keeps your seatbelt tight and secure.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

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: Battery drain due to oil pressure light after engine is switched off.

Hi there. The oil pressure light alone would not cause the battery to quickly drain. It may be, a faulty ignition switch or faulty ignition relay. The electrical draw on the battery really needs to be properly diagnosed to avoid...

Q: Car misfiring on cylinder three

Hello! We will be happy to assist. You have definitely been on the right path to finding the root of the misfire. However there are a few things left that I recommend checking. I suggest to check the spark at...

Q: There is no power to the fuses for the windows

Hello there, thank you for writing in. A few common faults will cause your 1992 Honda Accord to have no power to the window regulator fuses if you have done all the proper testing to ensure that the components are...

Related articles

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...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.