Replace the belts if they appear frayed or worn or if the
buckles do not work properly.
A frayed or torn belt could rip apart in a collision and
leave you with no protection. Inspect the belt system
periodically, checking for cuts, frays, or loose parts.
Damaged parts must be replaced immediately. Do
not disassemble or modify the system. Seat belt
assemblies must be replaced after a collision if they
have been damaged (i.e., bent retractor, torn web-
• When replacing a blown fuse, always use an appro-
priate replacement fuse with the same amp rating as
the original fuse. Never replace a fuse with another
fuse of higher amp rating. Never replace a blown fuse
with metal wires or any other material. Failure to use
proper fuses may result in serious personal injury, fire
and/or property damage.
• Before replacing a fuse, make sure that the ignition is
off and that all the other services are switched off
• If the replaced fuse blows again, contact an authorized
• If a general protection fuse for safety systems (air bag
system, braking system), power unit systems (engine
system, gearbox system) or steering system blows,
contact an authorized dealer.
MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE