Seat Belts

Front Seat Belt Replacement (cont'd)

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Install the belt in the reverse order of removal and note these items:

  • If the threads on the retractor mounting self-tapping ET screw are worn out, use an oversized self-tapping ET screw made specifically for this application.
  • Check that the retractor locking mechanism functions (see page 23-4).
  • Assemble the washers, collars and bushing on the upper and lower anchor bolts as shown.
  • Before installing the anchor bolts, make sure there are no twists or kinks in the front seat belt.
  • Make sure the seat belt tensioner connector is plugged in properly.
  • Reconnect the negative cable to the battery.
  • If equipped, enter the anti-theft code for the radio, then enter the customer's radio station presets.

Upper anchor bolt construction:

  1. BUSHING
  2. UPPER ANCHOR
  3. WASHERS
  4. TOOTHED LOCK WASHER
  5. COLLARS
  6. SPRING WASHER
  7. UPPER ANCHOR BOLT

Lower anchor bolt construction:

  1. LOWER ANCHOR BOLT
  2. TOOTHED LOCK WASHER
  3. COLLAR
  4. LOWER ANCHOR

Retractor bolt:

  1. RETRACTOR BOLT
  2. COLLAR
  3. SPRING WASHER
  4. TOOTHED LOCK WASHER
  5. RETRACTOR