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      11-04-2012, 03:53 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by mitch32 View Post
The spring on the end of the seatbelt extender mechanism has failed. It doesn't have the same tension as the passenger side and doesn't grab the seatbelt anymore. I'm on the CPO warranty so I'm sure its not covered, I can delete it but I would like to fix it if I could. Has anyone taken apart the arm? Fixed the spring?
Wait, are you saying the extender doesn't go all the way? If it does extend all the way, it might just be your seatbealt that's a little worn.

If the mechanism is shot, I think you can get to it from the back of the panel and get a replacement part.
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