©2007 Mazda Motor Corporation Printed in Japan Aug. Make sure the child-restraint system is properly secured: An unsecured child-restraint system is dangerous. The seat belt will be too long and not fit properly. Make sure any child-restraint system does not rely on an upper tether and then properly secure those non-tethered seats according to the child-restraint system manufacturer's instructions. It was exactly what I wanted. To move a seat forward or backward, raise the lever and slide the seat to the desired position and release the lever.
Furthermore, the bag could be cut open releasing the gas. Only use the extender provided for you and for the particular vehicle and seat. I rate this dealer very high,would recomend even to Family and Friends! In an accident, an object could interfere with air bag inflation and injure the occupants. Refer to Passenger Air Bag Deactivation Switch on page 2-32. Do not allow a child to lean over or against the side window of a vehicle with side air bags: Allowing anyone to lean over or against the door is dangerous. Should you resell the vehicle, leave this manual with it for the next owner.
In an accident, a air bag could inflate and cause serious injuries or even death to the child seated in the rear-facing child- restraint system. Position the lap belt as low as possible, not on the abdominal area, then adjust the shoulder belt so that it fits snugly against your body. A child-restraint system with a tether cannot be properly mounted in this vehicle unless the child restraint manufacturer provides instructions on mounting the child-restraint system with only seat belts in automatic locking mode. Refer to Passenger Air Bag Deactivation Switch on page 2-32. In a sudden stop or a collision it could move causing serious injury or death to the child or other occupants. Refer to Passenger Air Bag Deactivation Switch on page 2-32.
A damaged seat belt cannot provide adequate protection in a collision. The driver and passenger air bags inflate with great force and speed. Make sure the passenger air bag deactivation indicator light illuminates by using the key to turn the passenger air bag off after installing a child- restraint system on the passenger seat. Children are more likely to sleep in the vehicle; when they do, they are more at risk in the passenger's seat that has a side air bag because they may slump over into the path of the seatback-mounted air bag. The components essential to the supplemental restraint system could be damaged, and in the event of a side collision, the appropriate air bags may not deploy, which could result in death or serious injury. You will automatically be sent an e-mail to inform you when someone has reacted to your question.
Only an Authorized Mazda Dealer can replace the system components. Always make sure the passenger air bag deactivation indicator light is illuminated using the key to turn the passenger air bag off. These data can help provide a better understanding of the circumstances in which crashes and injuries occur and lead to the designing of safer vehicles. Serious injuries or even death could occur. Insert the tongue into the buckle until you hear a click. Because the side air bag deploys from the outboard shoulder of the seat, do not allow the child to lean over or against the side window, even if the child is seated in a child-restraint system. Even if it plugs into other seat belts, it may not hold in the critical moment of a crash.
Do not sit too close to the driver and passenger air bags: Sitting too close to the driver and passenger air bag modules or placing hands or feet on them is extremely dangerous. In addition, the seat belt warning light will not illuminate and function properly. You could accidentally activate it or make it inoperable which would prevent it from activating in an accident. Clicking from the retractor will be heard during retraction if the system is in automatic locking mode. It also includes installing extra electrical equipment on or near system components or wiring. Seat belt guide qFastening the Seat Belt 1.
Always make sure the passenger air bag deactivation indicator light is illuminated using the key to turn the passenger air bag off. If it is still not retracting properly, have it inspected at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. You could accidentally activate it or make it inoperable. Depending on the type of child- restraint system, it may not employ seat belts which are in automatic locking mode, however if it uses an upper tether, it may not be mounted properly in this vehicle as there is no safe way to anchor the tether. Do not modify the suspension: Modifying the vehicle suspension is dangerous. This gas normally has no effect on occupants, however, those with sensitive skin may experience light skin irritation. If the seat belt extender is left connected, the seat belt extender might get damaged as it will not retract with the rest of the seat belt and can easily fall out of the door when not in use and be damaged.
The system may not work in an accident. Serious injuries or even death could occur. The sensor is also designed to control the deployment of the driver air bag depending on how close the driver seat is to the steering wheel. Occupants could be seriously injured. Do not attach objects on or around the area where driver and passenger air bags deploy: Attaching an object to the driver and passenger air bag modules or placing something in front of them is dangerous. Ø Luggage or other items are placed between the passenger seat and center console.
Refer to Passenger seat weight sensors on page 2-38. The symbol below, located on some parts of the vehicle, indicates that this manual contains information related to the part. When you remove the child-restraint system, be sure the belt fully retracts to return the system to emergency locking mode before occupants use the seat belts. For this reason we recommend that the seat belt be replaced after it has undergone stress, whether or not the indicator has been pulled out. Expended seat belt pretensioners and air bags must be replaced after any collision which caused them to deploy.