According to government sources the wearing of seat belts saves over 2000 lives a year. You must wear a seat belt in your car where one is fitted [this includes the rear seatbelt] – there are very few exceptions allowed. Air bags are designed to work with seat belts and not instead of them. It follows that you should ensure that your seat belt and those available to passengers are in good working order.
Our network of 200 plus members stock hundreds of Guaranteed second hand seat belts. All you have to do is enter your requirements for the seat belt you require online, compare no obligation quotes and have the seat belt delivered to your door! Alternatively, you can call our telephone support line and we can enter your requirements for you. 1stchoice.co.uk is now the UK’s No1 site for finding Seat belts so if you’re a private motorists or a member of the motor trade, we can save you money!
We have a nationwide group of member scrap yards that dismantle the full range of car, van and 4×4 makes and models of vehicles. They are an excellent place to find the car seat belt parts and spares that you need.
The inventor of the modern 3 point seat belt was a Swedish mechanical engineer called Nils Bohlin. It is not surprising that he was working for Volvo at the time he patented his invention. He had been recruited by Volvo to be a safety engineer. His invention meant that a person could be efficiently restrained and simple enough to use with only one hand.
1st Choice members offer discount prices on all used seat belt parts for all models, plus all the different variations [whether you need a replacement buckle, pad, harness, extension, clip, cover, holder, mechanism, spring, adapter or stalk for your front, rear or centre seat belt]. Salvage parts from car dismantlers could help you source the replacement Car Parts and accessories you need.