The Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban Owner’s Manual. Seats and Restraint Systems. This section tells you how to use your seats and safety belts. View and Download Chevrolet Tahoe owner’s manual online. Tahoe Automobile pdf manual download. Also for: Suburban Free PDF Downloads for all Engine sizes and models for Chevrolet Tahoe. Chevrolet Tahoe Owners Manual; ( Pages). (Free). Chevrolet.

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Free lockout assistance Free dead-battery assistance Free out-of-fuel assistance If you do this, it will help you learn about the features and controls for your vehicle. You will also find a circle with a slash through it in this book. These mean there is something that could damage your vehicle.

Vehicle Symbols These are some of the symbols you may find on your vehicle. For example, These symbols these symbols are important for are used on an you and your original battery: You can also learn about some things you should not do with air bags and safety belts. Seats and Manuql Controls Safety Belts: Seats and Seat Controls This section tells you about the seats them, and fold them up and down. It also tells you about reclining front seatbacks and head restraints.

To raise or lower the front of the seat, move the lever up or down in a continuous motion until the cushion reaches the desired height. If your vehicle has a power seat, you can adjust it with these controls located at the outboard edges of the seats.

Raise or lower the chwvy of the seat cushion by raising or lowering the forward edge of the button. Power Lumbar Control If Equipped To increase or decrease support, press and hold the front or rear of the control. Let go of the control when the lower seatback reaches the desired level of support.

You can also reshape the side wing area of the lower seatback for more lateral support. Sitting in a reclined position when your vehicle is in motion can be dangerous. Head Restraints Slide the head restraint up or down so that the top of the restraint is closest to the top of your ears.

This position reduces the chance of a neck injury in a crash. 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. The rear seatbacks may be equipped with rearward folding head restraints.

When the seatback is being folded down, the head restraint will automatically fold rearward to allow a flat load floor for cargo or entry to the third row seat if equipped. That way, the cheyv will be out of the way when the seat is folded and will be available for passengers to use when the tqhoe is returned to chwvy passenger position.

If you have removed the head restraints to fold the rear bucket seat, be sure to reinstall them msnual the seatback after it has been returned to the normal seating position.

Chevrolet 2001 Tahoe Owner’s Manual

If still more cargo space is desired, chevt third seat can also be folded and tumbled forward or removed if necessary by pulling up on the release lever labeled 2.


The seat locks into place tahow does not need to tzhoe removed when carrying cargo. Push and pull on the seat, making sure the support rod is holding it firmly in place. Use the seat in this position only when necessary for additional cargo space.

To unlatch the seat from the back of the floor, pull up on the release lever labeled 2 at the rear of the seat and lift the rear of the seat up, off of the floor.

Pull on the release lever located in the lower middle to unlatch the seat from the front of the floor and pull the seat out. To put the seat back in, place the front 201 the seat on the load floor, facing the front of the vehicle.

While holding the rear of the seat up, use the wheels on the front of the seat to roll it towards the seat hooks in the floor. It is extremely dangerous to ride in a cargo area, inside or outside of a vehicle. In a collision, people riding in these areas are more likely to be seriously injured or killed.

Do not allow people to ride in any area of your vehicle that is not equipped with seats and safety belts. Why Safety Belts Work When you ride in or on anything, you go as fast as it goes. Put someone on it.

Take the simplest vehicle. Get it up to speed. Then stop the vehicle.


In a real vehicle, it could be the windshield With safety belts, you slow down as the vehicle does. You get more time to stop. You stop over more distance, and your strongest bones take the forces. Be aware that there are special things to know about safety belts and children. And there are different rules for smaller children and babies. Push the latch plate into the buckle until it clicks.

Pull up on the latch plate to make sure it is secure. Make sure the release button on the buckle is positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly if you ever had to.

The shoulder belt is too loose. You can be seriously hurt if your shoulder belt is too loose. In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should fit against your body. The belt is buckled in the wrong place. You can be seriously injured if your belt is buckled in the wrong place like this. In a crash, the belt would go up over your abdomen.

The belt forces would be there, not at the pelvic bones. The shoulder belt is worn under the arm. It should be worn over the shoulder at all times. You can be seriously injured if you wear the shoulder belt under your arm. In a crash, your body would move too far forward, which would increase the chance of head and neck injury.

The belt is twisted across the body. You can be seriously injured by a twisted belt. If a belt is twisted, make it straight so it can work properly, or ask your dealer to fix it.

To unlatch the belt, just push the button on the buckle. The belt should go back out of the way. Before you close the door, be sure the belt is out of the way. If you slam the door on it, you can damage both the belt and your vehicle.


The best way to protect the fetus is to protect the mother. For pregnant women, as for anyone, the key to making safety belts effective is wearing them properly. Continued Frontal air bags for the driver and right front passenger are designed to work only in moderate to severe crashes where the front of your vehicle hits something.

Anyone who is up against, or very close to, any air bag when it inflates can be seriously injured or killed. Air bags plus lap shoulder belts offer the best protection for adults, but not for young children and infants. If something is between an occupant and an air bag, the bag might not inflate properly chwvy it might force the object into that person.

When should an air bag inflate? How does an air bag restrain? In txhoe to severe frontal or near frontal collisions, even belted occupants can contact the steering wheel or the instrument panel. In moderate to severe side collisions, even belted occupants can contact the inside of the vehicle.

When an air bag inflates, there is dust in the air. This dust could cause breathing problems for people with a history of asthma or other breathing trouble. To avoid this, everyone in the vehicle should get out as soon as it is safe to do so. There are parts of the air bag systems in several places around your vehicle.

Your dealer and the service manual have information about servicing your vehicle and the air bag systems. What if Mznual add a snow plow? Will it keep the air bags from working properly? To make the belt shorter, pull its free end as shown until the belt is snug. Buckle, position and release it the same way as the lap part 2010 a lap shoulder belt. Pick up the latch plate and pull the belt across you. When the shoulder belt is pulled out all the way, it will lock.

If it does, let it go back all the way checy start again. Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides for Children and Small Adults Rear shoulder belt comfort guides will provide added safety belt comfort for older children who have outgrown booster seats and for small adults.

When installed on a shoulder belt, the comfort guide better positions the belt away from the neck and head. Third Row Seat 2. Place the guide over the belt and insert the two edges of the belt into the slots of the guide. Second Row Seat 3. Be sure that the belt is not twisted and it lies flat. The guide must be on top of the belt. Third Row Seat 4. Make sure that the shoulder belt crosses the shoulder.