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Offline lada710

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stuck seat belts
« on: February 01, 2016, 07:19:05 pm »
 removed the seat belts to fix window, they are stuck rolled all the way back and would not extend anybody know how to get them to release

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Re: stuck seat belts
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2016, 07:19:46 am »
They use a single ball bearing to lock the belt. Try hold them at the same angle they would be when fitted in the car, and while gently pulling the belt tap the mechanism with something like a screwdriver handle.  You're going to have to be patient, as its not easy to release
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Re: stuck seat belts
« Reply #2 on: February 02, 2016, 09:20:53 am »
many thanks