For a number of people the use of a seat belt is not necessary, in reality, some Mercedes Classe C 4 owners only employ their car on private area and at low speeds. However, some other drivers do not want to use the seat belt, though they do not endanger other people by doing so – it is against the law. We will however, only for the first category of person, teach you to disable the belt alarm of your Mercedes Classe C 4, so that you can drive without wearing your belt. To get this done, firstly, we will provide you some info to know before thinking such a procedure, and secondly, we will teach you how to turn off the belt warning of your Mercedes Classe C 4/Strong>.
Some info you should certainly know before you want to disable the belt alarm of your Mercedes Classe C 4
As we told you in the introduction of this document, considering turning off the belt warning of your Mercedes Classe C 4 is not minor. This alarm is there to remind you to fasten your belt, to be in accordance with the law and not to take needless risks. However, if you really need to take this step, you need to know some info that may make you think before you act, here they are:
- It’s evident, but it’s beneficial remembering that driving without a seatbelt is illegal in most western countries.
- Your Mercedes Classe C 4 being outfitted with an airbag, if you don’t have your seatbelt, in case there is an accident your airbag may be more damaging than protective
- Being a safety part, the belt alarm beeper of your Mercedes Classe C 4 must be functional , it is connected to airbag detectors, especially the belt warning beeper of the passenger seat, so be extremely attentive during your manipulations
How do I disable the belt alarm on my Mercedes Classe C 4?
After looking at the various info to take into account before considering turning off the belt warning of a Mercedes Classe C 4, we will explain how to conduct this operation.
Use a belt buckle extension to turn off the belt alarm of your Mercedes Classe C 4
The first and quickest option available to you is to purchase a belt buckle extension to disable the belt alarm on your Mercedes Classe C 4. The special feature of this part is that it permits you to use your belt in spite of everything. In reality, it is a belt buckle with a clip on its upper part to accommodate your belt buckle. But, it is important to know that this product must meet the manufacturer’s requirements, to ensure that in the event of an accident, it will be as resistant as your regular belt buckle. For that reason, it is a better choice for you to buy this belt buckle extension for Mercedes Classe C 4 from a car parts dealer. With this extension you can choose whether you want to wear your belt or not. You can purchase this extension between 20 and 30 euros.
Use a belt buckle to turn off your Mercedes Classe C 4 belt alarm
This solution is just restricted to people who do not desire to put on their car belt at all and as a result no longer want to hear the belt alarm beep of their Mercedes Classe C 4. You will as a result be outlawed and in case of police control you risk taking a fine of hundreds euros and few points on your driving licence. We so suggest you to conduct this only if you use your car on private area. The principle is more or less the same as for the extension, you will be able to buy a belt buckle that will fit into the receptacle of your belt, which will simulate for the alarm the presence of the belt and therefore not to engage the beep of it. Be careful to evaluate the width of your buckle and the notch to buy a buckle compatible with the belt receptacle of your Mercedes Classe C 4. You will find belt buckles around 10€ by going online. Take note that as seen in the past section, without a safety belt an airbag can be very dangerous in case there is an accident.
Use a diagnostic OBD system to disable the belt alarm of your Mercedes Classe C 4
To conclude, the smartest solution to disable the belt alarm on your Mercedes Classe C 4. You can use a diagnostic OBD system to deactivate this alarm, but you will need the manufacturer’s manual to know the exact process, and generally a specialist will be better able to conduct this procedure for you. Nevertheless the majority of them will be reluctant because of the illegality of the process.
Whenever you have any additional questions about the Mercedes Classe C 4, do not hesitate to consult our Mercedes Classe C 4 category.