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Old May 17th, 2008, 12:04 PM   #1
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Default 4 point seat belt laws?

Ive got 4 point belts in my jeep and Im wondering if its legal. not that ill change em out but just wondering
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Old May 17th, 2008, 12:26 PM   #2
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some are but most are not since they are not DOT approved.
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Old May 17th, 2008, 07:33 PM   #3
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A few years ago, I got pulled over with my drag car that seen the street once in a while. I only had the lap part of my 5 point on, I got a ticket for that because I wasn't using everything there.

That isn't gospel, just what I've seen.
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Old May 17th, 2008, 07:34 PM   #4
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I heard that they are fine, but you have to use the whole 5 point. Like I said thats just what I heard.
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Using only a part of the 4 or 5 pt is the same as only using the lap belt in a car that has automatic belts. That would be considered an improper wear.
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Old May 28th, 2008, 04:19 PM   #6
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So long as it's DOT approved, you can add to the safety of a car, but not take away, so yes. Also any belt system must be worn properly or they'll write you.
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