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Re: [T3] Seat belt installation questions


On 19 Jun 2004 at 16:24, daveb wrote:

> Currently my car has no seat belts installed and it appears to have only
> provisions for a shoulder harness.  I have a pair of  aftermarket (empi) lap
> belts and am wondering how to install them?  I'm guessing I could drill
> through the vertical wall of the pan in front of the rear seat for the outer
> attach point, but is that strong enough?  Then, what about attachment to the
> center channel?  The threaded holes are about 1" diameter.

You'll have to drill and reinforce the outside lower hole. I believe there are 
adaptors for the early 1" holes to take the late 7/16" attachment bolts, which 
I believe were 11 tpi. Yes, 7/16", really!

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Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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