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There are instructions in the owners manual. It involves about 6 steps, usually takes 2 tries, but it's not difficult.
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This is straight from the owners manual, starting on page 103....
<u>Deactivating/activating the BeltMinder feature</u>
Read steps 1 - 5 thoroughly before proceeding with the deactivation/activation programming procedure.
The BeltMinder feature can be deactivated/activated by performing the following procedure:
Before following the procedure, make sure that:
the parking brake is set
the gearshift is in P (Park) (automatic transmission)
the ignition switch is in the OFF position
all vehicle doors are closed
the drivers safety belt is unbuckled
the parklamps/headlamps are in OFF position
1. Turn the ignition switch to the RUN (or ON) position. (DO NOT START THE ENGINE)
2. Wait until the safety belt warning light turns off. (Approximately 1 minute)
Step 3 must be completed within 60 seconds after the safety belt warning light turns off.
3. Buckle then unbuckle the safety belt 9 times, ending with the safety belt in the unbuckled state.
After step 3 is complete, the safety belt warning light will be turned on for 3 seconds.
If step 4 does not occur within 10 seconds at the end of step 3, Beltminder will automatically exit programming mode without
changing its enable status.
4. Within 10 seconds of the light turning on, buckle then unbuckle the safety belt.
This will disable the BeltMinder feature if it is currently enabled. As confirmation, the safety belt warning light will flash 4 times per second for 3 seconds.
This will enable the BeltMinder feature if it is currently disabled. As confirmation, the safety belt warning light will flash 4 times per second for 3 seconds, followed by 3 seconds with the light off, then followed by the safety belt warning light flashing 4 times per second for 3 seconds again.
5. After receiving confirmation, the deactivation/activation procedure is complete.