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Molecular medicine A popular term for the configuration of FSH’s beta-subunit which wraps around and stabilises the beta-FSH dimer, critical for binding of FSH to its receptor. See FSH
Public health A nylon strap with a quick-release buckle—a waist belt, shoulder belt, or harness—in a motor vehicle, intended to minimise jostling in an MVA; nonuse of seat belts is a major factor in RTA/MVA-related morbidity and mortality
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This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Automotive Seatbelt Pre-tensioner market in Americas for the period 2015-2019.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Automotive Seatbelt Pre-tensioners market to grow at a CAGR of 7.
Any faulty pre-tensioners will be replaced free of charge within one to two hours.
Features like body coloured bumpers and mirrors, power mirrors and windows, electric power steering, tilt/telescopic steering column, advanced audio system, air conditioner, fuel consumption display, ABS, SRS airbags, front seat belt pre-tensioner & load limiter are standard on both grades, a statement said.
There were concerns that some pre-tensioners might not work properly due to a faulty piston within the mechanism.
The automaker is recalling the vehicles for a potential problem with the wiring harness connecting the curtain airbags, seatbelt pre-tensioner and side impact sensor.
The tensioning cable in the pre-tensioner is not securely crimped, and in an accident it could become unfastened.
According to the company, the screws that attach the seat belt pre-tensioner to the seat belt retractor can loosen over time 'due to repeatedly and forcefully closing the access door.
Safety features that contributed to the new Nissan LEAF's five-star rating include its highly rigid body structure, six SRS airbags, seats with enforced headrests and back frames, and seat belts with pre-tensioners and load-limiting capabilities for the front and rear outboard seating positions.
The vehicle features two airbags, ABS, ESC, seatbelts with pre-tensioners and Isofix child seat mounts at the rear.
The CX-5 is fitted with six airbags - dual front, side airbags and fulllength curtain, while three-point seatbelts with pre-tensioners and load limiters and ISOFIX child seat anchor points equip the left and right rear seats, completing the standard safety package.
Ford's power steering is excellent, precise and informative and safety is also top notch, with umpteen airbags, seat belt pre-tensioners and stability control.