VOLVO VOLVO TRUCK 1983: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

Make : VOLVO Model : VOLVO TRUCK Year : 1983
Build Dates : 1983-07-01 - 1986-07-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 86V104000
Date Owner's Notified: 1986-09-02 Date Received by ODI: 1986-08-05 Date Added to Database: 1986-08-08
Manufacturers Involved: Volvo Trucks North America
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 19921
Summary:
      SEAT BELT MAY LOOSEN WHEN EXTENDED COMPLETELY FROM THE NON-LOCKING RETRACTOR, EVEN THOUGH IT IS BUCKLED AND ADJUSTED SNUGLY. THIS ALLOWS THE FREE END OF THE BELT TO CREEP BACK INTO THE RETRACTOR WITHOUT WARNING. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: SEAT BELT MAY NOT PROPERLY RESTRAIN OCCUPANT IN EVENT OF A SUDDEN STOP OR ACCIDENT.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      REPAIR OR REPLACE SEAT BELT, AS NECESSARY.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: SEAT BELT.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS 26,000 LBS. GVWR AND GREATER.