Do you have a seatbelt that doesn't retract all the way when you take it off? Tired of slamming the door on it?
Sick of having to untangle the mess each time you need to put on your belt? Josh Carlson illustrates how to fix that pesky seatbelt in 10 easy steps.
Small Flathead Screwdriver Ratchet and 14mm Socket. Pull the seatbelt out until it ends. The retractor has a mechanism that keeps the belt from moving when the ball is anywhere but level in the bottom.
It is necessary to hold the retractor straight up and down to move the belt out. Push the seatbelt so some it sticks out the other side. That way you can use the screwdriver to pull the loop out.
Remove the plastic bar and then remove the seatbelt from the retractor. Note how the belt came out so you can put it back together.
Always keep pressure on the spool. Do not let go or else it will completely unwind.