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NHTSA — Seat Belts: Front: Retractor Problems

7.7

pretty bad
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
6,051 miles

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1998 Buick Century seat belts / air bags problems

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1998 Buick Century Owner Comments

problem #2

Apr 081999

Century 6-cyl

  • 12,102 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The rear seat belts are jammed into the retractor mechanism. The rear seat belt assembly has already been replaced. The dealer will not repair the problem free of charge. Buick refused to fix the seat belt because of the mileage on the vehicle.

- Linden, NJ, USA

problem #1

May 252001

(reported on)

Century

  • miles
Left rear retractor on the seatbelt kept getting stuck and had to be replaced.

- Lexington, SC, USA

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