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Rear seat tumbled forward for more room in back and seat belt jamed. now back seat can not go back into position.

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  • Anonymous Aug 29, 2008

    Rear Seat belt won't extend to return lowered seat-back to upright position

  • Anonymous Sep 06, 2008

    SAME DARN THING WITH OURS....NO SOLUTION???

  • Anonymous Sep 22, 2008

    I have the same thing. Please HELP.

  • bethmikelind Oct 06, 2008

    Put rear seat down and seat belt tightened.....not rear seat won't go back up.

  • Anonymous Oct 18, 2008

    same problem

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2008

    Same here on my Volvo 940 - I think you can remove the seatbelt at the lower anchor point to get the seat upright again. See this link:



    http://www.justanswer.com/questions/1aea...



    Hope this helps - it's a really irritating problem!!

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To fix that scenario, I have to get to the bolts anchoring the seat belt which can be found under the rear seat. Which a socket wrench, remove the bolt freeing the seatbelt to allow you room to release the lock to pull the belt out from the top of the back seat. You may now push the back seat into its upright position and then refasten the seatbelts with the bolt to it's former position under the back seat.

When I in later times need to lower the back seat, I will either loop the seatbelt around the head rest or tie two belts together allowing for slack in case the belt tightens again when trying to move the seat back to its original position.

.....Very frustrating!!!

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