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C320 rear seat belt stuck

The rear left seat belt is fully extended and will not retract. there is a little bit of play when you pull on it. How do I repair this issue?

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Unfortunetly the only repair for that issue is to replace the complete seat belt mechanism. Basically the internal winding mechanism has gone out and will not retract the seat belt.

Posted on Feb 23, 2012

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SOURCE: Mercedes C320 steering column & seat convenience feature

Honestly, this is a recurring problem with the c-class. There is a certain range(dependent on how far back a person sets his/her seat), that screws with the computer programming and it loses the synchronization on how far to move it forward/back. The tech most likely already reset the seat parameters to get to work for awhile, but I might be inclined to take it back and let them have another go at it anyway, just to make sure. I don't recall any real repair for this problem, but I do know M-B stopped including this feature for a reason.

Posted on Nov 14, 2008

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