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urzzz
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Seatbelt fitting

Post by urzzz » Wed 15 Aug, 2018 17:30

So as part of a wider interior refresh, I have bitten the bullet and gone for some Gelb seatbelts to replace my current black ones.
My question is: how difficult is it to swap them?
It looks simple enough on the diagram on Jet's Ziki, a 45+5Nm bolt on the seat and a 45+5 Nm bolt behind the bulkhead - but how do I access the upper fixing point?
Any guidance gratefully received.
Thank you
Toby
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Re: Seatbelt fitting

Post by Jet » Thu 16 Aug, 2018 21:53

Good idea, How are the seatbelt stalks, the red button gets pretty beaten up.

It’s been a while since I did this, but remove seat, unbolt belt, remove blanking panel, side leather trims and it should be easy from there.

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