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Dealer Service Instructions for:
Safety Recall No. 978 -- Front Seat Belt Retractors
1999 (AB) Dodge Ram Van/Wagon
One or both of the front seat belt retractor assemblies on about 150,000 of the above vehicles may not comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) 209. An improperly manufactured internal lever may not lock the seat belt retractor. This could allow increased risk of injury to a front seat occupant in certain accident conditions.
The front seat belt retractor assembly(s) must be replaced.