The seatbelt for the Daihatsu kept jamming to the point where it was sometimes impossible to use. So i fixed it with tinfoil.
A piece of the mechanism had snapped and got stuck. Now it’s flimsy thin plastic so just trying to superglue it together wouldnt work, but what if I reinforced it? I pasted glue on small sheets of tinfoil and wrapped the breaks, building up several layers. The seatbelt now works as it should.
If/ when my bodge fix fails, the seatbelt mechanism will just lock. So thankfully I have no worries about it breaking in a crash and releasing me through the windscreen.