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Mod Guide: Sure Cure For Fluttering Seatbelts

Old 05-12-2010, 12:21 AM
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Default Sure Cure For Fluttering Seatbelts

Warm weather is returning and it seems that driving faster than 20 mph with the window down makes the straight section of seatbelt that is between the panel and the upper guide flap, flutter, buzz, etc.

Here's my easy $2.40 solution - a fuzzy belt cover from Wal Mart. They sell them in natural and a gray tint. This one is the grey one. It goes on with velcro, fits between the the two points and it does not interfere with the belt's sliding.

And the belt is now quiet and behaved.

Old 05-12-2010, 03:29 AM
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Great idea and seemingly too obvious to be thought of before. Will have to look into it, thanks!
Old 05-12-2010, 12:02 PM
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Usually with the belt on and driver side window down it doesn't flutter for me, but the passenger side does. I just leave the window up a inch and a half and it stops.
Old 05-12-2010, 01:07 PM
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Yeah, I posted this pretty much same exact thing last time somone asked about the fluttering seatbelt.
Old 05-13-2010, 09:07 PM
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hey thanks, thats a great idea
Old 05-13-2010, 10:07 PM
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i do the window trick to and it stops the thing from flapping
Old 05-13-2010, 10:40 PM
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they have all kinds of those on ebay for 10-12 bucks with logos and such.

heres a black leather chevy one.
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Ha, I got the red one.
Old 05-14-2010, 05:38 PM
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I dont like how that looks lol, prob works great though Im sure.
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wait... mine are different. mine say powered by chevy on the top and bottom and have the bowtie in the middle. not leather either.
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