2005 Buick ParkAvenue Owners Manual PDF | Page 150

Safety Belt Reminder Light
When the key is turned to RUN, a chime will come
on for several seconds to remind people to fasten
their safety belts, unless the driver?s safety belt is
already buckled.
The safety belt light will
also come on and stay on
for several seconds,
then it will ?ash for
several more.
If the driver?s belt is already buckled, neither the chime
nor the light will come on.
Airbag Readiness Light
There is an air bag readiness light on the instrument
panel, which shows AIR BAG. The system checks
the air bag?s electrical system for malfunctions. The light
tells you if there is an electrical problem. The system
check includes the air bag sensors, the air bag modules,
the wiring and the crash sensing and diagnostic
module. For more information on the air bag system,
see Airbag System on page 1-49.
This light will come on
when you start your
vehicle, and it will ?ash for
a few seconds. Then
the light should go out.
This means the system
is ready.
If the air bag readiness light stays on after you start the
vehicle or comes on when you are driving, your air
bag system may not work properly. Have your vehicle
serviced right away.
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2005 Buick ParkAvenue Owners Manual Summary of Content

Safety Belt Reminder LightWhen the key is turned to RUN, a chime will comeon for several seconds to remind people to fastentheir safety belts, unless the drivers safety belt isalready buckled.The safety belt light willalso come on and stay onfor several seconds,then it will ash forseveral more.If the drivers belt is already buckled, neither the chimenor the light will come on.Airbag Readiness LightThere is an air bag readiness light on the instrumentpanel, which shows AIR BAG. The system checksthe air bags electrical system for malfunctions. The lighttells you if there is an electrical problem. The systemcheck includes the air bag sensors, the air bag modules,the wiring and the crash sensing and diagnosticmodule. For more information on the air bag system,see Airbag System on page 1-49.This light will come onwhen you start yourvehicle, and it will ash fora few seconds. Thenthe light should go out.This means the systemis ready.If the air bag readiness light stays on after you start thevehicle or comes on when you are driving, your airbag system may not work properly. Have your vehicleserviced right away.3-36