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Liquid coming from seat belt connectors

I have a brown liquid coming from somewhere near the seatbelt connectors in the rear side of the car. Checked the trunk, nothing seems to have seeped in. Please help me with what could be the problem. ...
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Unplugging seat belt sensor Golf 6 plus 2010

I have a Golf 6 plus 2010 and recently the 'no seat belt alert' for the driver has been popping erroneously, usual when there is a bump in the road or a sharp turn. I can't send my car in service just ...
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Where's my seat belt buckle?

I'm driving a 2018 Hyundai I10. It's got three seats in the back, each with a seatbelt. But I can't find the middle seatbelt's buckle (not the tongue — I've found that — but the socket for it). ...
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What is the purpose of seatbelts only retracting when extended past a certain point?

The back seat seatbelts in a 2004 Toyota Corolla Runx lock up and will only retract after being extended a set amount. The seat belt needs to be fully retracted for it to unlock. Both seatbelts do ...
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Seatbelt must be retracted after pulling it as far as it will come out

I have a new 2018 Odyssey with about 700 miles on it. I tested 6 seat belts for a problem I'm having. 4/6 of them must be 100% retracted when you pull the seatbelt out as far as it will go. In ...
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Seat belt / airbag light ON polo 2013

Hello I have a polo from 2013. I just inherited it from my grandfather, whom has not driven it that much. Most of the time it has been in garage. Only done 28.000 km After I got it a lamp started ...
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[Toyota avalon 1995]How to disable the seat belt chime?

So my mom has a Toyota Avalon 1995 and it's been having problem with the seat belt chime. I would say the chime stays on all the time even after the car is locked, the chime is also on when the car is ...
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What options exist for adding three seats with 3 point seatbelts to a MWB Ford Transit?

Vehicle 2006 MWB Ford Transit 280 with dual sliding doors panel van Context A campervan conversion with fixed double bed, small sink and hob combo. Insulated with recycled plastic throughout. The ...
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How to install a Low Fuel Light and a Seat Belt Light?

I have a FAW V2. In its dashboard (meter), there is a Low Fuel Light and a Seatbelt Light, but they do not light up. While investigating why they weren't lighting up, I discovered that the FAW V2 ...
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How do seat belts function?

How do belts function (work)? A diagram could be useful and a description of how seat belts function. How do you pull the belt? How do you buckle the belt properly?
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How to add a rear bench seat to a Chevy Express cargo van?

I have a 2003 Chevy Express cargo van (3500 long wheel base) that I need to add a rear bench seat to. This van is replacing an older passenger van of the same type that is currently being used for ...
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How do seat belt pretensioners work?

I was reading another post that had mentioned seat belt pre-tensioners with no explanation of how they function and are activated. From what I understand seat belt pre-tensioners are a one time use ...
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How does seat belt allow movement at slow speed but disallow at high speed?

I have always wondered how seat belts work. If you try to move the seat belt at a low speed, there is nothing to prevent the movement, allowing adjusting the seat belt to a correct length. However, ...
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Where does the dinging sound come from?

When you drive without a seatbelt, the dinging sound comes on. Where does it come from? Under the dash? behind a panel? 2013 Toyota Highlander 2003 Toyota Matrix I know how to stop the sound. This ...
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VW Mk4 Golf/GTI airbag indicator warning light

My 2002 VW GTI MkIV recently had the airbag warning indicator light turn on. The VW dealership wanted to charge around $600 to fix it. They told me the seatbelt latch was at fault because it had an ...
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How to disable the seat belt alarm on a 2011 Tacoma?

I do a lot of slow driving with multiple stops on trails and farm roads and the seat belt alarm becomes very annoying. I attempted the following steps to disable the beeping, but they didn't work. I ...
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Is is possible to fit an extra seat belt into a 1998 Suzuki Wangon R+?

I have a Suzuki Wagon R+ from '98 and there are only 2 seat belts on the rear but space enough to accommodate at least 3 (skinny) people. Can you recommend me any good practice advice on fitting an ...
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How to unlock seat belts on Toyota Land Cruiser 200

I heve Toyota Land Cruiser 200 (2008 year). After hard braking the passengers seat belt get locked by belt tensioner for some reason (there was no passenger) and I can't get it unlocked. The seat belt ...
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'99 Audi A4 seat belt warning sign

I've had this seat belt warning light on my dash for a few weeks now. My dealer says the wiring to my driver seat is gone and replacing it could cost close to 800 USD. Is there a better option?
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How do I install a shoulder belt if it already has a lap belt?

Have a classic car with a bench that only has a lap belt. Instead of replacing the whole belt system (newer 3 point seat belt), are there any options to install just the upper body restraint, in ...
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Stuck seatbelt on a 1998 Plymouth Breeze

I have a 1998 Plymouth Breeze that has a drivers seat belt that is stuck so that in does not roll out so that it can be used but it does not roll back in either, it's just stuck extended part way. ...
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Can I decrease the sensitivity of my seat belt “person detector”?

Any time I put something - as light as 10 pounds in my passenger seat, my seat belt alarm goes off in my 2007 Pontiac Vibe. To avoid the VERY annoying beeping, I usually end up buckling up my backpack....