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1978 Volvo 242 244 245
Locking doors
All doors can be locked by depressing the lock buttons. To lock the front doors, press down the lock
button and keep the door handle pulled out while shutting the door.
To lock the rear doors, press down the lock button and shut the door. It is not necessary to keep the door
handle pulled out.
To open a rear door from inside, the lock button must first be pulled up.
The lock buttons should not be in the down position during driving. In case of an accident, this
may hinder rapid access to the occupants of the vehicle.
In wintertime the door locks should be "lubricated" with at suitable agent to prevent freezing. If the lock
is frozen, be careful not to break the key in the lock. Thaw the ice by heating the lock or the key.
pg. 23 Rear doors, trunk lid
Child safety locks, 244 and 245
The buttons are located on the rear door jambs.
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Volvo 245 1978 Owners Manual Summary of Content

1978 Volvo 242 244 245Locking doors All doors can be locked by depressing the lock buttons. To lock the front doors, press down the lock button and keep the door handle pulled out while shutting the door. To lock the rear doors, press down the lock button and shut the door. It is not necessary to keep the door handle pulled out.To open a rear door from inside, the lock button must first be pulled up. The lock buttons should not be in the down position during driving. In case of an accident, this may hinder rapid access to the occupants of the vehicle. In wintertime the door locks should be "lubricated" with at suitable agent to prevent freezing. If the lock is frozen, be careful not to break the key in the lock. Thaw the ice by heating the lock or the key. pg. 23 Rear doors, trunk lid Child safety locks, 244 and 245 The buttons are located on the rear door jambs. file:///K|/ownersdocs/1978/1978_242_244_245/78242244245_01b.htm (8 of 17)12/22/2006 10:11:25 PM