2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual PDF | Page 151

Safety Belt Reminders
Driver Safety Belt Reminder Light
When the engine is started, a chime sounds for several
seconds to remind the driver to fasten the safety
belt, unless the driver safety belt is already buckled.
The driver safety belt light
comes on and stays on for
several seconds, then
?ashes for several more.
This chime and light are repeated if the driver remains
unbuckled and the vehicle is in motion. If the driver?s
safety belt is already buckled, neither the chime nor the
light comes on.
Passenger Safety Belt Reminder Light
Several seconds after the engine is started, a chime
sounds for several seconds to remind the front
passenger to buckle their safety belt. This only occurs
if the passenger airbag is enabled. See Passenger
Sensing System on page 1-70 for more information.
The passenger safety belt light, located on the
instrument panel, comes on and stays on for several
seconds and then ?ashes for several more.
This chime and light are
repeated if the passenger
remains unbuckled and
the vehicle is in motion.
If the passenger safety belt is buckled, neither the
chime nor the light comes on.
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2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual Summary of Content

Safety Belt RemindersDriver Safety Belt Reminder LightWhen the engine is started, a chime sounds for severalseconds to remind the driver to fasten the safetybelt, unless the driver safety belt is already buckled.The driver safety belt lightcomes on and stays on forseveral seconds, thenashes for several more.This chime and light are repeated if the driver remainsunbuckled and the vehicle is in motion. If the driverssafety belt is already buckled, neither the chime nor thelight comes on.Passenger Safety Belt Reminder LightSeveral seconds after the engine is started, a chimesounds for several seconds to remind the frontpassenger to buckle their safety belt. This only occursif the passenger airbag is enabled. See PassengerSensing System on page 1-70 for more information.The passenger safety belt light, located on theinstrument panel, comes on and stays on for severalseconds and then ashes for several more.This chime and light arerepeated if the passengerremains unbuckled andthe vehicle is in motion.If the passenger safety belt is buckled, neither thechime nor the light comes on.3-23