Hyundai Kona: Rear Seat Belt / Rear Seat Belt Buckle Repair procedures

Replacement
1.
Remove the rear seat cushion assembly.
(Refer to Rear Seat - "Rear Seat Cushion Assembly")
2.
Disconnect the connector (A) and then remove the rear seat belt buckle (B).
[LH]
Tightening torque :
39.2 - 53.9 N.m (4.0 - 5.5 kgf.m, 28.9 - 39.8 lb-ft)

[RH]
Tightening torque :
39.2 - 53.9 N.m (4.0 - 5.5 kgf.m, 28.9 - 39.8 lb-ft)

3.
To install, reverse removal procedure.
  
The buckle and tongue of different types are impossible to be latched, so check that the buckle & tongue have the same types.
Distinguish the rear side seat buckle from the center seat buckle before latching.
If foreign materials are stuck in the inside button of buckle, it may cause interference during the latching process, leading to a functional problem (for example- beverages (viscous drinks), toothpicks, sand, plastic, vinyl, metal pieces, etc.).
After latching the buckle and tongue, check the fastening force using a Push-Pull Gauge (fastening force: 3kgf or less)
Rear Seat Belt Buckle Components and components location
Component Location 1. Rear seat belt buckle [RH] 2. Rear seat belt buckle [LH] 3. Rear center seat belt buckle ...

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