In the United States , retail sales of four-door Blazer models ended in fleet sales continued into ; production of two-door models and four-door models for fleet sales continued until In the Canadian market, four-door models of the Blazer and Jimmy were sold until the model year and until the model year for the two-door models of both. The Brazilian variant, based on the second-generation S-series, continues in production in Brazil with their own sheetmetal stampings as well as in Canada with the Brazilian, Indonesian and Russian sheetmetal stampings. In North America, the Moraine, Ohio plant produced only 4-door vehicles, with both 2- and 4-door models being produced at Linden, which was the main assembly plant after the switch some time after from Pontiac, Michigan , which became a full-size truck plant.
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Quick Links. Table of Contents. Page 2 This section tells you when to perform vehicle maintenance and what fluids and lubricants to use. Page 4 About Driving Your Vehicle with other vehicles of this type, failure to operate this vehicle correctly may result in loss of control or an accident. Page 5 You will also find a circle with a slash through it in this book.
You can lose control of the vehicle if you try to ad,just a manual driver's seat while the vehicle is moving. Page Manual Lumbar Support Lumbar Support Manual If you have this feature, there will be a knob on the outside of the driver and passenger bucket seats.
Turn the knob counterclockwise to increase lumbar support and clockwise to decrease lumbar support. Press and hold the front of the control until you have the desired lumbar support. To decrease lumbar support, press the rear of the control. Reclining Front Seatbacks Release the lever to lock the seatback where you want it. Page 13 Head Restraints Head restraints are fixed on some models and adjustable on others. Slide an adjustable head restraint up or down so that the top of the restraint is closest to the top of your ears.
This position reduces the chance of a neck injury in a crash. Tilt the right front seatback completely forward and the whole seat will slide forward.
Move the seatback to its original position after someone gets into the rear seat area. It also tells you some things you should not do with safety belts. Page 16 Your vehicle has a light that comes on as a reminder to buckle up. In most states and Canadian provinces, the law says to wear safety belts. Page 17 Put someone on up to speed.
Then stop the vehicle. In a real vehicle, Page 19 or the safety belts! With safety belts, you slow down as the vehicle does. You get more time to stop.
You stop over more distance, and your strongest bones take the forces. Page 21 3. Pick latch plate and pull the belt across you. Don't Ict it twisted. Make thc t - c l c w button w r c would be able to unbuckle the posiititmed y o u you ever had to. Page 22 The lap part of the belt should be worn low and snug on the hips, j'ust touching the thighs.
In a crash, this applies force to the strong pelvic bones. And you'd be less likely to slide under the lap belt.
If you slid under it, the belt would apply force at your abdomen. The shoulder belt is too loose. In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should fit against your give nzarly body. The belt forces would be there, not at the pelvic bones.
Page 25 e. The shoulder belt is worn under the arm. It should be worn over the shoulder at all times. In a crash, your body would move too far forward, which would increase the chance of head and neck injury. The belt is twisted across the body. If a belt is twisted, make it straight so it can work properly, or ask your dealer to Page 27 To unlatch the belt, just push the button on the buckle.
The belt should go back out of the way. Before you close the door, be sure the belt is out of the way. If you slam the door on it, you can damage both the belt and your vehicle. The driver's air is in the middle of the steering wheel. Page 30 When should an air bag inflate? An air bag is designed to inflate in a moderate to severe frontal or near-frontal crash. Page 31 What will you see after an air bag inflates? After an air bag inflates, quickly deflates, so quickly that some people may not even realize the air bag inflated.
Some components of the air bag module in the steering wheel hub will be hot for a short time. The parts of the bag that come into contact with you may be warm, but not too hot to touch. There are parts of the air bag system in several places around your vehicle.
Like all occupants, they are seriously injured if they don't wear safety belts. When likely that the fetus won't be hurt in a crash. For likely to be more pregnant women, as for anyone, the key Page 34 Lap Belt If your vehicle has a front bench seat, someone can sit in the center position. To make belt. Accident statistics show that unbelted people in the rear seat are hurt more often in crashes than those who are wearing safety belts.
Page 36 2. Push the latch plate into the buckle until it clicks. Pull up on the latch plate to make When the shoulder belt is pulled out all the way, it will lock.
Page 37 The lap part of the belt should be worn low and snug on In a crash, this applies the hips, just touching the thighs. If you slid under the belt would apply force at your abdomen.
Page 38 To unlatch the belt, just push the button on the buckle. This feature will provide added safety belt comfort for children who have outgrown child restraints and for small adults. Page 39 Pull the elastic cord out from between the edge of the seatback and the interior body to remove the guide from its storage clip. Slide the guide under and past the belt.
The elastic cord must be under the belt. Then, place the guide over the belt, and insert the two edges of the belt into the slots of the guide. Page 40 3. Be sure that the belt is not twisted and it lies flat. The elastic cord must be under the belt and the guide on top. Pick up the latch plate and pull the belt across you. Don't let it get twisted. Page 42 4. Position and release it the same way as the lap part of a lap-shoulder belt. Make sure the release button on the buckle is positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly you ever had to.
Page 44 Child Restraints Be sure the child restraint is designed to be used in a vehicle. Then follow the instructions for the restraint. You may find these instructions on the restraint itself or in a booklet, or both.
Page 45 Top Strap If your child restraint has top strap, anchored. Anchor brackets for the rear outside seat positions are located on the floor in the cargo area. Anchor the top strap to the rearmost bracket on the same side of the should be vehicle as the child restraint.
See the earlier part about the top strap if the child restraint has one. Put the restraint on the seat. Follow the instructions for the child restraint. Secure the child in the child restraint as the instructions say. Page 47 5. Pull the the shoulder belt all the way out of 6. To tighten the belt, feed the shoulder belt back into the rest o f the retractor the lock. Page Buckle the belt. Make sure the release button is positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly you ever had to.
Pull the rest of the shoulder belt all the way out the retractor to set the lock. Page 50 6.
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