Q: Q: How do I adjust the shoulder belt height?

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How do I adjust the shoulder belt height?

Whenever you put on a seatbelt in one of the front seats, you should adjust the shoulder belt height. The shoulder belt height is an important part of seatbelt safety. To adjust the height of the shoulder strap, first locate the shoulder belt height adjuster, which is on the inside panel of your vehicle. Then, press the button on the adjustor and hold it down while you adjust the height. Release the button, and the adjustor will lock into place. Tip Your shoulder belt should be at a height such that it goes over your shoulder, rather than around your arm or into your neck.

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