Make sure the seatback is securelylatched by pushing it back until it isfully locked. After that, the front air bags will not workagain and must be replaced. Don't drivewith this light on, and contact anAuthorized Mazda Dealer to have thebrakes inspected as soon as possible. Alwayshave an Authorized Mazda Dealerremove these parts. Take your foot off the accelerator toreturn to the set speed. Turning off the alarm Press any button on the transmitter. Front seatoccupants should adjust their seats as far back as possible and always sit uprightagainst the seatbacks with seat belts worn properly.
Shifting into N while Driving:Shifting into N while driving isdangerous. Even in a moderate accident, the child may be exposed to air bag forcesthat could result in serious injury or death to the child, or the child may be slammedinto the adult, injuring the adult. Make sure the shoulder belt is snuglyfitted against your body. Always make sure the shoulderportion of the seat belt is positionedacross your shoulder and near yourneck, but never under your arm, onyour neck, or on your upper arm. If the washer doesn't work, inspect thefluid level page 8-21.
Gears can be shifted up or down byoperating the shift lever. Carefully consider which child-restraint system is necessary for your child and follow theinstallation directions in this Owner's Manual as well as the child-restraint systemmanufacturer's instructions. Support the seatback with your hand. Alone,air bags may not prevent serious injuries. Don't leave the car, the rear foldingseats or the trunk unlocked. The air bag and seat belt pretensionersystem warning beep sound will continueto be heard for approximately 35 minutes. Children could open thetrunk lid and climb inside resulting inpossible injury or death from heatexposure.
Driver and front passenger buckle switches The buckle switches on the front seat belts detect whether or not the front seat belts aresecurely fastened and further control the deployment of the air bags on the front seats. In acollision, the tether strap could slideoff the head restraint, and loosen thechild-restraint system. Furthermore, the bag could be cut open spewing exhaust. Increased stopping distance or thevehicle pulling to one side whenbraking could result in a seriousaccident. Always wear your seat belt andmake sure all occupants are properly restrained. Some child-restraint systems now comewith tethers and therefore must beinstalled on the seats that take tethers tobe effective.
This gas normally hasno effect on occupants, however,those with sensitive skin mayexperience light skin irritation. Setting the parking brake Depress the brake pedal, then pull thebrake handle fully upward. Usethese suggestions to help save money onfuel and repairs. Under-inflationalso reduces fuel efficiency and tiretread life, and may affect thevehicle's handling and stoppingability. Always use seat belts and child restraints. Lever After performing this emergencymeasure, have the vehicle inspected atan Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon aspossible.
The front passenger air bagdeactivation indicator light does not illuminate. If the lightilluminates, turn off the engine and restartit. Release the button at the speed youwant. For more details, refer to Front passenger seat weight sensors page 2-43. Bring all transmitters toan Authorized Mazda Dealer whenthe electronic codes need to be reset. They could play with powerwindows or other controls, or evenmake the vehicle move. Pull it back for low.
Positioning the Shoulder Portion ofthe Seat Belt:Improper positioning of the shoulderportion of the seat belt is dangerous. Operation is subjectto the following two conditions: 1 This device may not cause harmfulinterference, and 2 this device mustaccept any interference received,including interference that may causeundesired operation. Occupants should fasten their seatbelts. When hanging clothes,hang them on the coat hook directly. Gasoline blended with oxygenates such as alcohol or ether compounds are generallyreferred to as oxygenated fuels.
High beam Low beam qFlashing the Headlights To flash the headlights, pull the lever fullytoward you. The side air bag will deploy only on the side the vehicle receives the force of the impact. Even if the frontpassenger air bag deactivation indicator light illuminates, always move the frontpassenger seat as far back as possible. The driver's seat belt isfastened while the warninglight and the beep sound areactivated. Remove the key from the ignitionswitch.
The front passenger's seat is also the least preferred seat for otherchild-restraint systems. Make sure the front passenger air bagdeactivation indicator light illuminatesafter installing a child-restraint systemon the front passenger seat. To confirm that all the doors and theliftgate have been locked, press the lockbutton again within 5 seconds. . If it is at or near L, add enough coolant to the coolant reservoir to provide freezing and corrosion protection and to bring the level to F. The headlights must be turned on to turnon the front fog lights.