How to use javascript to autoloop a video within a certain time range?

HTML portion for video:

<video muted="true" autoplay="true" class="vid" id="someVidName" >
    <source src="[replace]" type="video/mp4">

Javascript to make loop. Note that the movie will start from beginning and play until 3.5 sec, then will loop around 1.99 and 3.5 perpetually.

(function () {
    var vidElem = document.getElementById('someVidName');
    vidElem.addEventListener("timeupdate", function () {
        if (vidElem.currentTime > 3.5) {
            vidElem.currentTime = 1.99;
    }, false);

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