? Re seatbelt placement install in Regent


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DD finally gained weight and I had to switch from Latch to the Short Belt Path....

I've posted pictures and my question is, the lap portion of the seatbelt which originates from the side of the car and behind the captains chair lays across the seatback handle (it's a manual handle used to recline the seatback).

Is it ok that the lap portion of the seatbelt is across it, there wasn't any other way to install (and it was pretty easy and very solid). This is in a 2004 Mercury Monterey (twin to Ford Freestar).

I'll be sad when this seat expires in Nov....:crying: We have loved our Cougar Regent!

Thanks, Beth



This is the shoulder belt behind the seat as directed in the manual.


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