Mechanics

DRIVER SIDE SEAT BELT IS JAMMED

2003 Jaguar X-Type

Interior problem
2003 Jaguar X-Type 6 cyl All Wheel Drive Automatic 95000 miles

The driver side seat belt is jammed and will not retract. How do you remove the plastic cover on the door post to get at the mechanism?
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Moe Morin
January 3, 2009.




Front Safety Belt Retractor
Removal
NOTE: The front seat belts, which incorporate the seat belt retractors and pretensioners are supplied as an assembly and not serviceable components.

NOTE: Repair is made by replacement only. If a part is replaced and the new part does not correct the condition, install the original part and carry out the diagnostic procedure again.

NOTE: Right-hand shown left-hand similar.

Remove the lower B-pillar trim panel for additional information, refer to B-PILLAR LOWER TRIM PANEL.
Detach the safety belt lower anchor from the underside of the seat.
Detach the safety belt upper retaining bolt.

Remove the safety belt guide retaining bolt.

Remove the front safety belt retractor assembly.
Remove the retaining bolt.
Installation
NOTE: The front seat belts, which incorporate the seat belt retractors and pretensioners are supplied as an assembly and not serviceable components.

NOTE: Repair is made by replacement only. If a part is replaced and the new part does not correct the condition, install the original part and carry out the diagnostic procedure again.

To install reverse the removal procedure.
Tighten to 55 Nm.

Dave H
Oct 31, 2009.


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