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Automatic Seatbelt not working properly

I have a 1992 Saturn SL2 and both passenger and driver's shoulder strap unlocks from the "B" pillar and only moves slightly on the roof track and stops. It seems like it is trying to work but not moving all the way to "A" pillar to exit and enter the car.

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Underneath the console is a black box with 3 plugs that controls the auto seatbelt operation. The housing on mine was busted and coffee got spilled on the console and got into the controller. Mine did the same thing until i replaced the controller. You can get them at a junkyard fairly cheap. I hope this helps. If you have other questions, you can email me trackdog@bex.net.

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I think you will find that these units fail from age and use. They are prohibitively expensive from a dealer, try saturnparts.net, I think over $400 each. But the same part was used until 1994 so you may find one at a junk yard, try 6thplanetautoparts.com. I found many available for my 94 on ebay and craigslist for under $50.00, a body shop can put them in for you but how long will a used part last?

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