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I was reading this article about installing a 3-point set of seatbelts in a '67 mustang:

http://www.472ci-67mustang.com/Seat_Belt_Pages/67shoulderbelts-large.htm

I noticed that this author used a set from a Hyundai, which only has two mounting points on the floor (one for reel and one at transmission hump), plus the one above for the shoulder. Any of the retrofit kits you can buy have three mounting points on the floor (one for reel, one anchor, and one at transmission hump), plus the one above for the shoulder. In addition, the aftermarket kits tend to not retract as well since the shoulder point in my '68 Cougar is pretty far back and makes a less-than-optional angle for the belt to enter the reel.

It seems to me that the Hyundai version would be a better install because it wouldn't require the drilling of a new hole in the floor. Am I missing something here? Why wouldn't the aftermarket go the easier route? Is there a safety difference?
 

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How is the Hyundai a better install if it doesn't retract as well? What's wrong with what you have? If you don't have any I would go back stock. Mine look like new after a hand wash in Tide.
 

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using used parts will always come up when retracting issues are involved. https://www.gotbelts.com/ is where i got mine. i think i paid 220ish for 2 front 3 point retractors and 3 rear laps
 

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From what I can tell in the photos, the Hyundai belts do retract - the reel with the retracting mechanism is on the floor beside the seat. The aftermarket belts I have are ok, but not great. I originally installed them with both the outside anchor points at the same point in the factory hole in the floor beside the seat - the problem is 1) that the reel is in the way of moving the seat all the way back, and 2) the belts do not retract very well. I may be able to solve #1 by moving the reel backwards and drilling a new hole in the floor. However, before I do that, I wanted to see if there is a better option. The ones I bought are from:

http://www.retrobeltusa.com/category-s/10625.htm

As far as why not stock, it is because my wife rides in the car and complains that she does not like being strapped in without the ability to lean forward to open close windows, etc. It is basically a piece-of-mind thing, with the piece of mind being mine....
 
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