Question about 2000 Volkswagen Beetle
Seat belt light will not go off. All belts buckled.
In my past experience with wiring in a car and seat belt lights I have found that most every newer vehicle will have a single negative lead wire running to some sort of switch in the seat belt locking mechanism. When the male end of the belt is placed into the female lock the switch will be depressed and grounded to complete a circut then turn off the light. If any switch is damaged and does not complete the circut then the light will not turn off. This may be the problem but it could also be a simple computer glitch in your vehicle. Another problem could also just be a blown fuse that triggers the light to come on as a precaution. A call to your local auto parts store may be able to help you more. I am just a self learning mechanic and not very computer savy.
Posted on Oct 31, 2008
SOURCE: Airbag Light
we were just at the ball field today and guy was having the same problem another father at the ball field was a mechanic. and he was telling us to see if it blinks it will blink a code. but ya have to be careful working on any of the conections you dont want to set off the airbags.Not alot of help but maybe point ya in a direction.
Posted on Jun 15, 2008
my seat belt/airbag light on...daeler told me I need a new drivers side buckle...approx 370 to repair!!!! light was on before they repaired, recall i guess, then 2 weeks later this happend
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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