1999 Chevrolet Tahoe & Suburban Owners Manual
This manual includes the latest information at the time it was printed. We reserve the right to make changes in the product after that time without further notice. This safety not be covered by your warranty, and it could be costly. You can also learn about some things you should not do with air bags and safety belts.
More PDF Content
The 1999 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban Owner\’s Manual, Seats and Restraint Systems, Features and Controls, Comfort Controls and Audio Systems, Your Driving and the Road, Problems on the Road, Service and Appearance Care, Maintenance Schedule, Customer Assistance Information, Index, For Canadian Owners Who Prefer a, French Language Manual, Aux proprietaires canadiens, How to Use this Manual, Safety Warnings and Symbols, CAUTION, These mean there is something that could hurt, you or other people. Vehicle Damage Warnings, NOTICE, These mean there is something that could, damage your vehicle. Vehicle Symbols, MASTER, WINDSHIELD, CAUTION, LIGHTING, WIPER, POSSIBLE, SWITCH, ENGINE, FUSE, INJURY, COOLANT, TEMP, DOOR LOCK, TURN, PROTECT, UNLOCK, SIGNALS, EYES BY, WASHER, BATTERY, SHIELDING, LIGHTER, CHARGING, SYSTEM, PARKING, CAUSTIC, LAMPS, FASTEN, HORN, DEFROSTER, ACID COULD, SEAT, BRAKE, CAUSE, BELTS, HAZARD, BURNS, WARNING, FLASHER, REAR, SPEAKER, AVOID, WINDOW, SPARKS OR, POWER, DEFOGGER, FLAMES, DAYTIME, RUNNING, ENGINE OIL, PRESSURE, FUEL, SPARK OR, FLAME, VENTILATING, COULD, EXPLODE, AIR BAG, FOG LAMPS, ANTI-LOCK, BRAKES, Model Reference, 2-Door Utility, 4-Door Utility, Suburban, Seats and Seat Controls, Manual Front Seat, You can lose control of the vehicle if you try to, adjust a manual driver\’s seat while the vehicle is, moving. The sudden movement could startle and, confuse you, or make you push a pedal when you, don\’t want to. Adjust the driver\’s seat only when, the vehicle is not moving. Power Seat(s) (If Equipped), Power Lumbar Adjustment (If Equipped), Heated Front Seats (If Equipped), Reclining Front Seatbacks, Sitting in a reclined position when your vehicle is, in motion can be dangerous. Even if you buckle, up, your safety belts can\’t do their job when, you\’re reclined like this. The shoulder belt can\’t do its job because it, won\’t be against your body. Instead, it will be in, front of you. In a crash you could go into it,, receiving neck or other injuries. The lap belt can\’t do its job either. In a crash the, belt could go up over your abdomen. The belt, forces would be there, not at your pelvic bones. This could cause serious internal injuries. For proper protection when the vehicle is in, motion, have the seatback upright. Then sit, well back in the seat and wear your safety, belt properly. Head Restraints, Seatback Latches (2-Door Utility), If the seatback isn\’t locked, it could move, forward in a sudden stop or crash. That could, cause injury to the person sitting there. Always, press rearward on the seatback to be sure it is, locked. Easy Entry Seat (2-Door Utility), If any easy entry seat isn\’t locked, it can move. In, a sudden stop or crash, the person sitting there, could be injured. And, even if there is no crash or, sudden stop, a driver sitting in an unlocked easy, entry seat could be startled by the sudden, movement and hit the wrong control or pedal,, causing an accident. After you\’ve used it, be sure, to push rearward on any easy entry seat to be, sure it is locked. Rear Seats, Folding the Rear Seat (2-Door Models), If a head restraint is not installed on the seatback, or stored in the vehicle properly, it could be, thrown about the vehicle in a crash or sudden, maneuver. People in the vehicle could be injured. Remove the head restraints only when you need, to fold the seat, and be sure that the head, restraints are stored securely in the storage bag, and placed under the rear seat. When the seat is, returned to the passenger position, be sure the, head restraints are installed properly. Folding Rear Seats (4-Door Models), 1-10, Entry to the Rear Seat (Suburban Second Seat), 1-11, Removing the Rear (Suburban Third Seat), 1-12, Replacing the Rear Seat, A seat that isn\’t locked into place properly can, move around in a collision or sudden stop. People, in the vehicle could be injured. Be sure to lock, the seat into place properly when installing it. 1-13, Safety Belts: They\’re for Everyone, A safety belt that is twisted or not properly, attached won\’t provide the protection needed in a, crash. The person wearing the belt could be, seriously injured. After installing the seat, always, check to be sure that the safety belts are not, twisted and are properly attached. Don\’t let anyone ride where he or she can\’t wear, a safety belt properly. If you are in a crash and, you\’re not wearing a safety belt, your injuries, can be much worse. You can hit things inside the, vehicle or be ejected from it. You can be seriously, injured or killed. In the same crash, you might, not be if you are buckled up. Always fasten your, safety belt, and check that your passengers\’ belts, are fastened properly too. 1-14