Always wear your seat belt when trav-
elling in your vehicle. You must also
comply with the legislation of the par-
ticular country you are in.
Before starting the vehicle:
– for the driver, first adjust the driv-
– then, for all passengers, adjust
your seat belt to provide maxi-
Incorrectly adjusted seat
belts may cause injuries in
the event of an accident.
Use one seat belt per
person, whether child or adult.
Even pregnant women should wear
a seat belt. In this case, ensure that
the lap belt is not exerting too much
pressure on the abdomen, but do
not allow any slack.
Adjusting your driving
– Sit well back in your seat (having
first removed your coat or jacket).
This is essential to ensure your back
is positioned correctly.
– Adjust the distance between the
seat and the pedals. Your seat
should be as far back as possible
while still allowing you to depress
the clutch pedal fully. The seatback
should be adjusted so that your arms
are slightly bent when you hold the
– Adjust the position of the steering
– Adjust the position of your head-
rest. For the maximum safety, your
head must be as close as possible to
– Adjust the height of the seat. This
adjustment allows you to select the
seat position which offers you the
best possible view.
Adjusting the seat belts
Sit with your back firmly against the
Shoulder strap 1 should be as close as
possible to the base of the neck but not
Lap belt 2 should be worn flat over the
thighs and against the pelvis.
The belt should be worn so that it is
as close as possible to your body,
ie.: avoid wearing heavy clothing or
keeping bulky objects under the belts,