Drivers may become confused regarding the purpose of the chime.

Seat Belts — Front — Warning Light/Devices

Date Announced
JUL 26, 2000
Vehicles Affected
NHTSA Campaign #
Vehicle description: Certain passenger vehicles fail to conform to the requirements of FMVSS no. 208, "occupant crash protection." An audible seat belt buzzer warning sounds for approximately two seconds when the vehicle ignition is turned to the on or start position and the driver seat belt is fastened. This buzzer activation exceeds the limitations set forth in the standard.
Dealers will repair the seat belt warning chime system.
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