LATCH seat with tether straps (2)
(See illustration on previous page.)
Clip the flexible lower straps to the two
LATCH loops. Adjust the length of each
strap until the seat is held firmly against
the vehicle back.
Child restraint top tether anchorages
The top tether must always be used to
secure the child seat.
The top of the child seat is connected by
a short strap to the top tether bracket to
prevent the seat from rotating about the
lower anchorages. The top tether
brackets are positioned on the rear parcel
shelf, under access covers, at the
center-line of each rear seating position.
Pass the top tether strap under the
vehicle rear head restraint to connect to
the top tether bracket on the parcel shelf.
Adjust the length of the top tether strap to
hold the top of the child seat against the
vehicle seat back.
Make sure the child seat is securely fitted,
and follow the additional check list on
Child restraint anchorages are
designed to withstand only those loads
imposed by correctly fitted child seats.
Under no circumstances are they to be
used for adult seat belts, harnesses or
for attaching other items or equipment
to the vehicle.
CHILD RESTRAINT CHECK
Follow the check list each time your child
travels in the vehicle:
• Carefully follow the instructions
provided by the manufacturer of the
• Make sure your child falls into the
correct weight range for the seat.
• Always use the appropriate child
restraints and adjust harnesses for
every child, every trip.