Table for location of i-Size child seats

The table gives a recommendation for which i-Size child seats suit which locations, and for what size of child.

The child seat must be approved in accordance with UN Reg R129.


Always read the owner's manual section on installing a child seat before installing one in the car.
Type of child seatFront seat (with deactivated airbag, only rear-facing child seats)1Front seat (with activated airbag, only front-facing child seats)1Rear seat, outer seat1Centre rear seat
i-Size child seatsYes2, 3, 4, 5Yes3, 4, 5Yes2No
  1. 1 Volvo recommends that children travel in a rear-facing child seat until as late an age as possible, at least until 4 years of age.
  2. 2 Volvo recommends: Volvo Easy access rear-facing child seat i-Size (type approval E1-010016).
  3. 3 Adjust the backrest so that the head restraint does not interfere with the child seat.
  4. 4 For child restraint systems with support legs, adjust the seat to a more upright position.
  5. 5 Varies depending on market.