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1999 Volvo S80 Question: Seat belt replacement.



volvo S80 L.A., 2.9L 6 Cylinder, Los Angeles, CA, June 20, 2010, 16:38

The driver's seatbelt in my 1999 Volvo S80 began having retraction problems about 2 weeks ago. It's totally inoperable now. It has retracted to it's unbuckled position but it's stuck. I'm wondering what I can expect to pay to have this repaired?

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  • Answer #1

    June 20, 2010, 18:54

    Hopefully, you can have a sharp tech remove the Seat Belt Assembly and free up the mechanism. On occasion, the mechanism will jam, and I have been able to free them. The cost is about 1 hour of labor and the part for a left front seat belt is $370.00

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  • Answer #2

    January 02, 2011, 19:25

    You need to take the car to the volvo dealer. This is a fix that is free and they will give you a rental till its fixed.
    This has happened to me before...If it was passenger you would not be so lucky :)

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    Visitor, January 05, 2011, 17:20

    Not according the the Volvo dealer in Irvine CA.....it's $700-800 to replace it. And, $142 just to inspect it.

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