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    Does anyone know what this spring is called? I was getting off the floor and caught my pants on the spring and it broke off and I cannot find the part anywhere. When I search the Internet for door jam spring the only thing that comes up are the spring switches that are mounted at the forward portion and control the dome light.

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    FEP Senior Member fascat's Avatar
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    I'm not sure of the correct name for that but I believe it is for the seat belt retractor.

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    Unfortunately that part is attached to the seat belt retractor mechanism by a cable and I don't believe any of that is replaceable with the exception of the plastic bezel that holds the plunger in place on the door jamb. You will have to find a good used seat belt with a good plunger to replace the whole assembly. The only other option I am aware of would be to push it back inside the door jamb and then plug the hole with a rubber grommet.

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    I like the way you think Trey. I’m gonna push it down and cover it with a grommet.

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    ^^^...Yep, that's what I did too...
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    Similar thing happened to mine last fall in the driverís side. :-(

    Seat belts donít retract correctly now when door opens. I have to give it little yank to get it retract.
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