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The safety.- belt locks 51' there‘s a sudden stop or a crush.
It's possible that an automatic belt could keep you from fully opening a door. That can happen if the door was slammed shut very hard. Just close the door all the was. then slowly open it. If Ihel doesn't ﬁx it, then your Buicls needs service.
We hope you'll always keep your uutumutie belt heckled. However. you may need to unbuckle it in an emergency. And you would need to unbuckle it to let someone get into Ihe center front seat position. ifyour vehicle has one.
The lop belt should be I».|..'t.u:'n as low on the hips its possible. In a crash. this applies force In the slrcmg pelvic bones. And you‘d be less likely tn slide under lhe lap belt. If you slid under it. the belt would apply force at your abdomen. This could cause serious or even Fatal injuries. The shoulder belt should go over the shoulder and across the chest. These parts ml the body are hes: able to lake belt Toslruining lorees.