Im buying a 2008 toyota camry. does toyota offer a seat belt extender?

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Old 21 Sep 2010, 10:39 am   #1 (permalink)
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Im buying a 2008 Toyota Camry. Does Toyota offer a seat belt extender?
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Old 21 Sep 2010, 10:54 am   #2 (permalink)
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Yes. But you have to get it from the dealership, they will take measurements, and they are special order but no charge. Sounds bad but it's to minimize injury during impact.
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Old 21 Sep 2010, 11:09 am   #3 (permalink)
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Yes and so does Autozone for half the price.































My sympathy for having to drive a Toyota though.......































I have listed all the recalls for that car here, have fun sitting in the waiting room while Toyota fixes that worthless thing.































1998 Toyota CAMRY Recall ID from NHTSA: 99V307000















Auto Recall Date: 11/01/1999















Vehicle Component: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR















Estimated Vehicles Affected: 540037















1998 TOYOTA CAMRY Defect Summary:















VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE STEERING WHEEL SET NUT MAY NOT HAVE BEEN SUFFICIENTLY TIGHTENED CAUSING STEERING VIBRATION AND LOOSENESS.















Defect Consequence:















THIS CAN RESULT IN A LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL.















Remedy:















DEALERS WILL TIGHTEN THE STEERING WHEEL SET NUT.















Notes: TOYOTA MOTOR CO., LTD., X06/XL7















1998 Toyota CAMRY Recall ID from NHTSA: 09E025000















Auto Recall Date: 05/11/2009















Vehicle Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS















Estimated Vehicles Affected: 42540















1998 TOYOTA CAMRY Defect Summary:















DOPE, INC. IS RECALLING 42,540 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.















Defect Consequence:















DECREASED LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.















Remedy:















DOPE, INC. WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 28, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DOPE, INC. AT 1-626-272-1798.















Notes: DOPE, INC.,















1998 Toyota CAMRY Recall ID from NHTSA: 01V012000















Auto Recall Date: 01/16/2001















Vehicle Component: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL















Estimated Vehicles Affected: 53061















1998 TOYOTA CAMRY Defect Summary:















VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH CRUISE CONTROL AND V6 ENGINES, AND BUILT AT ONE OF TWO LINES AT THE KENTUCKY PLANT. THE ACCELERATOR CABLE HOUSING COULD BE DEFORMED AT THE CRUISE CONTROL ACTUATOR-TO-THROTTLE BODY CONNECTION. THE ACCELERATOR INNER-CABLE COULD WEAR AWAY AND EVENTUALLY BREAK.















Defect Consequence:















THIS COULD ALLOW THE THROTTLE TO RETURN TO IDLE OR REMAIN IN ITS MOST RECENT POSITION REGARDLESS OF ACCELERATOR PEDAL OPERATION, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.















Remedy:















DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ACCELERATOR CABLE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN FEBRUARY 23, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.















Notes: TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC., 10A
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Old 21 Sep 2010, 11:24 am   #4 (permalink)
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yeah it does..
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