Why does the seat belt light stay on? on 2002 Lincoln LS

Fuses were checked and found to be okay.

by in Potwin, KS on February 01, 2014
2 answers 4 comments
ANSWER by on February 01, 2014
Inside the receiver seat belt is a sensor that recognizes the male end of the other belt and shuts off when buckled. More then likely the sensor has gotten dirty or the wire connection at the base of the belt has been broken or such. If the receiver end has gone bad, the belt needs to be replaced.
COMMENT by on February 02, 2014
Thank you....I will check the sensor. There is nothing in the passenger seat. In response to the other two answers...don't know why it came up that I live in Kansas...I live in Florida. Hope that answers your questions.
ANSWER by on February 01, 2014
Anything laying in the other seat, laptop pc maybe??
COMMENT by on February 01, 2014
Good job, forgot about passenger presence.
COMMENT by on February 01, 2014
It's just that climate in POTWIN F.....G KANSAS!! Cant be that many people from there! If it is damned if i dont go there and build a repair shop! And hire about 10 techs..
COMMENT by on February 01, 2014
They sure don't want to say where they are really from!