3 POINT SEAT BELT INSTALL IN 1956 CHEVY PICK-UP

 

3 POINT SEAT BELTS WILL MAKE YOU TRUCK MUCH SAFFER BUT YOU HAVE TO MAKE SURE THE INSTALLATION IS DONE PROPERLY

3 POINT SEAT BELTS WILL MAKE YOU TRUCK MUCH SAFER BUT YOU HAVE TO MAKE SURE THE INSTALLATION IS DONE PROPERLY

THIS STEP BY STEP WILL APPLY TO MANY EARLY PICK-UPS.  YOU CAN GET AN IDEA ON WHAT IT WILL TAKE TO MAKE YOUR TRUCK SAFER.

JULIANO 3 POINT SEAT BELT FOR BENCH SEAT INCLUEDS ALL THE HARDWARE.

JULIANO 3 POINT SEAT BELT FOR BENCH SEAT INCLUEDS ALL THE HARDWARE.

START BY DRY FITTING THE BELT TO FIND A GOOD LOCATION FOR THE "B" PILLAR MOUNTING PLATE.  YOU WANT TO MAKE SURE THE STRAP DOES NOT RUB ON YOUR NECK. THIS POSITION WILL BE DIFFERENT ACCORDING TO YOUR SIZE. THE "B" PILLAR MUST BE EVEN WITH OR ABOVE YOUR SHOULDER. NEVER LOWER THAN YOUR SHOULDER.

START BY DRY FITTING THE SEAT BELT TO DETERMINE A GOOD LOCATION FOR THE"B" PILLAR MOUNTING PLATE. THIS LOCATION SHOULD BE EVEN OR ABOVE YOUR SHOULDER, NEVER BELOW YOUR SHOULDER.

DRILL A 1/2 HOLE FOR THE "B" PILLAR PLATE

DRILL A 1/2 HOLE FOR THE "B" PILLAR MOUNTING PLATE.

TAPE THE "B" PILLAR MOUNT TO A YARD STICK AND SLIDE IT INTO PLACE BEHIND THE PANEL. YOU CAN HOLD IT IN PLACE WITH A 2 POP RIVETS

TAPE THE "B"PILLAR BRACKET TO A YARD STICK

SLIDE UP BEHIND STEEL INNER PANEL.

SLIDE UP BEHIND STEEL INNER PANEL.

 

DRILL HOLES FOR SMALL RIVETS.

DRILL HOLES FOR SMALL RIVETS.

RIVET 'B' PILLAR PLAT IN PLACE BEHIND INTERIOR STEEL PANEL

RIVET "B" PILLER PLATE IN PLACE BEHIND STEEL INTERIOR PANEL.

BOLT SEAT BELT IN PLACE

BOLT SEAT BELT IN PLACE

INSTALL BOLT COVER

INSTALL BOLT COVER.

 

 

 

MARK LOCATION FOR RETRACTOR AND DRILL 1/2 HOLE

MARK LOCATION FOR RETRACTOR AND DRILL 1/2 HOLE

DRILLING 1/2 HOLE FOR "L" BRACKET TO MOUNT RETRACTOR

DRILL 1/2 HOLE TO MOUNT "L" BRACKET FOR RETRACTOR.


 

 

 
 
 

 
 
THE OTHER END OF THE BELT SHARES THE SAME BOLT THAT HOLDS THE RETRACTOR TO THE "L" BRACKET.

THE OTHER END OF THE BELT SHARES THE SAME BOLT THAT HOLDS THE RETRACTOR TO THE

THE RETRACTOR IS TOTALLY INSTALLED AND NOW WE GO TO THE BUCKLE SIDE.

THE RETRACTOR IS TOTALLY INSTALLED AND NOW WE GO TO THE BUCKLE SIDE.

DRILL 1/2 HOLE TO BOLT THE BUCKLE END THRU THE FLOOR.

DRILL 1/2 HOLE TO BOLT THE BUCKLE END THRU THE FLOOR.

BOLT BUCKLE END THRU FLOOR USING SUPPLIED ANCHOR PLATE ON BACK SIDE OF FLOOR.

BOLT BUCKLE END THRU FLOOR USING SUPPLIED ANCHOR PLATE ON BACK SIDE OF FLOOR.

INSTALL SEAT AND YOU ARE READY TO GO

INSTALL SEAT AND YOU ARE READY TO GO

DRIVE SAFELY, BUCKLE UP!!!

DRIVE SAFELY, BUCKLE UP!!!