What material are seat belts made of?

Answer Seat belts are made from either nylon or polyester. In the past, the majority of seat belts were made from nylon, but in recent years and as of 2010, manufacturers have used polyester for its stren... Read More »

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Are seat belts made of nylon?

When Ford motor company first introduced the seat belt in 1956, the belts were made of nylon. Nylon is an inexpensive and durable material, making it a suitable fabric for seat belts. Car manufactu... Read More »

What type of material are the internal gears of a seat belt mechanism most likely made of and why?

the seatbelt retractor is made of steal gear and lock bar with 2 springs one to lock the belt on impact the other to retract it when not in use if the belt will not retract it most likely wont lock... Read More »

Do children have to wear seat belts in classic car that did not have factory seat belts?

Does 1965 impala convertible have back seat seat belts?