The side airbags and curtain airbags ARE DESIGNED TO DEPLOY when…The side airbags and curtain airbags ARE DESIGNED TO DEPLOY when…  - Deployment of side airbags and curtain airbags - Supplemental restraint system (SRS) - airbag - Seat and seat belts - Mitsubishi Lancer Owner's Manual - Mitsubishi Lancer

The side airbags and curtain airbags are designed to deploy when the vehicle suffers a moderate-tosevere side impact to the middle of the passenger compartment.

The typical condition is shown in the illustration.

The seat belts in your vehicle are your primary means of protection in a collision.

The seat belts in your vehicle are your primary means of protection in a collision. The SRS side airbags and curtain airbags are designed to provide additional protection. Therefore, for your safety and the safety of all occupants, be sure to always properly wear your seat belts.

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    Hazard warning flasher switch
    Use the hazard warning flasher switch when the vehicle has to be parked on the road for any emergency. The hazard warning flashers can always be operated, regardless of the ignition switch positi ...

    To operate
    To operate the system, move the gearshift lever or selector lever to the “R” position while the ignition switch is in the “ON” position. When the reversing sensor system is operated, the r ...

    To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle
    Except for vehicles equipped with the central door lock switch The rear hatch can be locked or unlocked by using the inside lock knob (driver side). 1- Lock 2- Unlock If the rear hatch is lock ...