Looking to get seat belt restoration services but don’t know exactly who to turn to? You may have heard that you can go to a junkyard and sift through the seat belts there, but you are probably wise in staying clear from that option. After all, seat belts are important safety components and you don’t want to get compromised quality—even if it is so cheap. You may also know that the dealership offers brand new seat belts, but that just may not be in the books for you. The price for a single seat belt replacement there can reach up to hundreds of dollars! As a result, you are looking for small seat belt repair shops that perform quality seat belt restoration services. Before you settle with one shop, make sure it checks [...]
The seat belt is such a common and well known part in vehicles, that we don’t always give them much thought. The seatbelt is a bit more intricate than you may think, and would need repair or replacement in certain situations. A seat belt has several components including the seat belt retractors, seat belt buckles, seat belt tongues, and pillar loops.
The seat belt webbing is the one that is most interacted with as it is what it pulled around your body to help secure you in your seat. It tightens and locks in the event of an accident. Seat belt webbing is very strong. It is made from 100% polyester and has the strength to support more than 28 kNw or 6,000 lbs. It is manufactured to meet or exceed [...]
We all grew up hearing the phrase, “Make sure you buckle up!” It has become so ingrained into our heads that we seldom even think about it when we do it anymore; it has practically become second nature to us! We also grew up hearing the statistics on car accident deaths and how many of the fatalities were the results of the driver and/or passengers failing to buckle into their seat belt. Now, more than ever, it is important that we strap into our seat belts, especially with an increased amount of cars on the road. However, it isn’t just strapping into our seat belts that we should be mindful of, it is the actual condition of the safety belts that we should be paying closer attention to. You, like many other [...]
Everyone knows that seat belts should be worn at all times. Isn’t it ironic then that so many pregnant women opt to not wear a seat belt because of the discomfort? If anything, they should have more reason to wear a seat belt, as they are protecting not only themselves but the baby inside of them too! Below I will describe some important information about wearing a seat belt while pregnant.
First and foremost, it is important to look at all the serious pregnancy complications that can occur from a car accident. Depending on how badly a pregnant woman is hurt, she can suffer preterm labor, placental abruption, premature rupture of the membranes (PROM), miscarriage, and sadly, even stillbirth. A few minutes of discomfort are not worth facing any of these complications.
Learn how to unlock seatbelt after crash! If you are faced with a vehicle that has been in a crash and now your seat belts are locked, you have come to the right place! In this post I will share with you how to unlock seat belt after crash. That’s right, those locked seat belts can be unlocked! What happens during a crash, is the seat belts locking up to prevent additional injuries to the occupant. Each seat belt is designed with a complex mechanism in place that is triggered by an explosive device that is responsible for locking up the seat belt. Once deployed or locked, the seat belt will no longer function like new. It will not lock during normal stops and will not lock during an accident. Your airbag light will go off and you will receive codes that pertain to this seat belt. Your codes will be of a seat belt [...]