Seat Leon >> Seat belt release

The seat belt must not be unfastened until the vehicle has come to a standstill.

Fig. 15 Removing latch

Fig. 15 Removing latch plate from buckle

– Press the red button on the belt buckle  fig. 15. The latch plate is released and springs out – Guide the belt back by hand so that it rolls up easily and the trim.
– Guide the belt back by hand so that it rolls up easily and the trim is not damaged


Never unbuckle a seat belt while the vehicle is in motion. If you do, you increase the risk of sustaining severe or fatal injuries.

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