Safety mechanism (driver’s door window only)Safety mechanism (driver’s door window only)  - Electric window control - Locking and unlocking - Mitsubishi Lancer Owner's Manual - Mitsubishi Lancer

If a hand or head is trapped in the closing window, it will lower automatically.

Nonetheless, make sure that nobody puts their head or hand out of the window when closing the driver’s door window.

The lowered window will become operational after a few seconds.

► If the safety mechanism is activated three or more times successively, the Warning

► If the safety mechanism is activated three or more times successively, the safety mechanism will be temporarily cancelled.

If a hand or head got trapped, a serious injury could result.

► The safety mechanism is cancelled just before the window is fully closed. Caution

► The safety mechanism is cancelled just before the window is fully closed. This allows the window to close completely.
Therefore be especially careful that no fingers are trapped in the window.
► The safety mechanism is deactivated while the switch is pulled up. Therefore be especially careful that fingers are not trapped in the door window opening.

► The safety mechanism can be activated if the driving conditions or other circumstances Note

► The safety mechanism can be activated if the driving conditions or other circumstances cause the driver’s door window to be subjected to a physical shock similar to that caused by a trapped hand or head.
► If the safety mechanism is activated three or more times in a row, the safety mechanism will be cancelled and the door window will not close correctly.
In such a case, the following procedure should be implemented to rectify this situation.

If the window is open, repeatedly raise the driver’s door window switch until the window has been fully closed. Following this, release the switch, raise the switch once again and hold it in this condition for at least 1 second, then release it. You should now be able to operate the driver’s door window in the normal fashion.

    See also:

    Lock switch
    When this switch is operated, the passenger’s switches cannot be used to open or close the door windows and the driver’s switch cannot open or close any door windows other than the front doo ...

    To listen to the radio
    1. Press the PWR switch (1) or the AM/FM button (2) to turn ON the radio. Press the PWR switch again to turn OFF the radio. 2. Press the AM/FM button (2) to select the desired band. 3. Turn the TUN ...

    3-point type seat belt with 2 buckles
    3-point type seat belt with 2 buckles is fitted in the rear centre seating position. To fasten 1. Pull the seat belt out slowly and pass it through the seat belt guide (A). NOTE • When the se ...