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Vibrating noise from seatbelt pillar area on 2006 Corrola

Noise is a rattling from driver side pillar or seat belt rail area. Sounds like a very annoying vibrating sound and is intermittent. I Had Toyota remove left pillar covers and drove for a week to troubleshoot and found noise was coming from seatbelt asembly. I would hold assembly or squeeze it and noise would go away. Toyota replaced bely assembly but a month later noise is back. I am certain there is a problem from seatbelt assembly, not from a safety issue just an annoying intermittent vibrating sound from a spring or somthing inside seat belt assembly. K

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They had a problem with that and they put foam around the assembly and used rubber bands to hold it on to stop making that noise, they have a campain on this and was a repair from factory.

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