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a safety belt used in a car or plane to hold you in your seat in case of an accident

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Don't try to test or repair a pre-tensioner on your own.
Although Kia is not aware of any injuries resulting from the fault, the company is concerned that some pre-tensioners may not work properly due to a faulty piston.
Although Kia is not aware of any injuries resulting from this possible fault, discovered as a result of on-going monitoring of customer vehicles, the company is concerned some pre-tensioners may not work properly due to a faulty piston in the mechanism.
There were concerns that some pre-tensioners might not work properly due to a faulty piston within the mechanism.
Kia said that although it was not aware of any injuries resulting from this possible fault, discovered as a result of monitoring of customer vehicles, it was concerned that some pre-tensioners might not work properly.
The car also features ABS (anti-lock braking system), BA (brake assist), EBD (electronic brake force distribution), Dual SRS airbags and pre-tensioner seat belts which come standard on the new City.
Designers have looked at providing the highest safety standards possible for occupants; it has a rigid body which is designed with progressive crumple zones in the front and rear, the doors have triple reinforcement and foam filling to absorb the energy of a side impact, and it has four airbags to add protection along with pre-tensioner seatbelts which are height adjustable in the front.
In the involved vehicles, screws that attach the seat belt pre-tensioner to the seat belt retractor within the seat belt assembly for the driver and front passenger can become loose over time due to repeatedly and forcefully closing the access door.
Passive safety is enhanced," says Rob Lyons, engineering manager, Advanced Technology Development, "by using this information to pre-load passive safety systems like the airbag and seat belt pre-tensioner in order to reduce their response time and match their output to the severity of the crash.
Chapter two sets out our revised fitment forecast for frontal, side, curtain and rear airbag applications and front seat pre-tensioner seatbelts through 2010.
Here's where Renault vans edge ahead in the comfort zone because Kangoo, Trafic and Master vans all come with a driver's air bag, height-adjustable seatbelts and the latest seatbelt pre-tensioner technology, making the seat belts even more comfortable, and more effective in an emergency.
The tensioning cable in the pre-tensioner is not securely crimped, and in an accident it could become unfastened.
According to the company, the screws that attach the seat belt pre-tensioner to the seat belt retractor can loosen over time 'due to repeatedly and forcefully closing the access door.
There are minor differences in the seat belt reminder system and seat belt pre-tensioner system between some Saab model variants sold in Europe and those sold in the U.
There are minor differences in the seat belt reminder system and seat belt pre-tensioner system between Saab 9-3 model variants sold in Europe and those sold in the U.