Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-01-2013, 09:28 AM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 9
Seatbelts on 24S and 24R dinette?

Can you add seat belts to the S and R dinette if they are installed initially? How many can be added? Hopefully four?

Thanks!
__________________

__________________
RyderD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2013, 07:03 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 98
Our 2011 24S came with seat belts on one side of the dinette only. I thought maybe it was because the rear facing seats had the window behind them in the slide out and maybe they didn't want people sitting there.

I was told by a factory rep at an RV show that the lack of seat belts is strictly for weight ratings. For each seat belt installed by the manufacturer, they have to factor in a certain amount of weight, which then needs to be subtracted from how much weight can be carried and that doesn't look good to consumers. By leaving the seat belts out, it means more weight can be added. Of course that also means that if you are carrying more passengers than you have seat belts, those passengers need to be factored in to the carrying capacity.
__________________

__________________
Ogsarg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2013, 10:45 PM   #3
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 74
The 24R has seatbelts as described by Ogsarg above
__________________
kidagn11 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2013, 09:13 AM   #4
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 9
Can you add seatbelts after-market? Will a dealer do that?
__________________
RyderD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2013, 09:50 AM   #5
GM
 
bclemens's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Elkhart, IN
Posts: 7,088
Depends on the dealer and whether they want to take on that liability.
__________________
PLEASE do not send questions via Private Message. Post questions in the forum as a new thread so that other users can benefit from the answers. Use Private Messages for sensitive information only. Our owners manuals are available online and via iPhone/Android Apps. http://www.dynamaxcorp.com/OnlineManual.aspx
bclemens is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




ForestRiverForums.com is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:27 AM.