automatic seat belt


Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • Automatic seat belts — are seat belts that automatically close over riders in a car. History Automatic seat belts were created to increase safety regardless of user negligence because even when seat belts were available, people often forgot to, or chose not to, use… …   Wikipedia

  • Seat belt — This article is about the safety device. For the band, see The Seatbelts. A 3 point seat belt …   Wikipedia

  • seat belt — A passive restraint system which encircles the hips to prevent the occupant from being ejected from the vehicle. Often the seat belt is part of the shoulder harness. The use of seat belts is mandatory in every province and state in North America… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • seat belt — noun a safety belt used in a car or plane to hold you in your seat in case of an accident • Syn: ↑seatbelt • Hypernyms: ↑safety belt, ↑life belt, ↑safety harness • Part Holonyms: ↑car seat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • inertia reel seat belt — A 3 point seat belt with an automatic retractor reel. This type of seat belt allows the wearer to move while the vehicle is stationary or in steady motion but locks to restrain the wearer on sudden deceleration or impact …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • three-point seat belt — A combined lap shoulder belt fastened at three points, usually with an automatic retractor …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • belt — [1] A reinforcing band, normally textile, fiberglass, or steel, which runs around the circumference of a tire and strengthens the tread area. Also see cog belt [2] A circular band which is used to transfer power from one component to another. For …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • seat — [1] A surface upon which another part rests or seats. Example: valve seat is matched surface upon which valve face rests. [2] Minor wearing of the piston ring surface during initial use. Rings then fit or seat properly against the cylinder wall.… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Belt — can refer to the following objects: *Belt (clothing), a part of clothing worn around the waist to hold trousers up or as a fashion accessory. *Police duty belt, a belt worn by police officers, which holds all the equipment they need to conduct… …   Wikipedia

  • Car seat — For the song by Blind Melon, see Car Seat (God s Presents). Driver s seat redirects here. For the 1978 single by Sniff n the Tears, see Driver s Seat. This article is about the fixed seats installed in an automobile. For seats specially designed… …   Wikipedia

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