Child seat location

Detail information for child seat manufacturers

Updated 5/12/2021

Detail information for child seat manufacturers

The table provides detailed information for child seat manufacturers on which locations in the car are appropriate for which types of child seat.

P6-1746-XC40–Safety–Child restraint placement overview

Seat positions in left-hand drive cars.

P6-XC40-1746-Safety- Child restraint placement overview right hand drive

Seat positions in right-hand drive cars.

Seat positionIn accordance with illustration.

1

2 (with deactivated airbag, only rear-facing child seats)The seat cushion extension must always be retracted for the installation of child restraint systems., A child seat with support legs can be used on this seat.

2 (with activated airbag, only front-facing child seats)The seat cushion extension must always be retracted for the installation of child restraint systems., A child seat with support legs can be used on this seat.

3A child seat with support legs can be used on this seat.

4A child seat with support legs cannot be used on this seat.

5A child seat with support legs can be used on this seat.

Seat position suitable for universal category restraints which are attached using the car's seatbelt (Yes/No).

No

YesAdjust the seat to a more raised position., Adjust the backrest inclination, as well as seat cushion height and inclination if necessary.

YesAdjust the seat to a more raised position., Adjust the backrest inclination, as well as seat cushion height and inclination if necessary.

Yes

Yes

Yes

Seat position for i-Size (Yes/No)

No

YesVaries depending on market., For child restraint systems with support legs, adjust the seat to a more upright position.

YesVaries depending on market., For child restraint systems with support legs, adjust the seat to a more upright position.

Yes

No

Yes

Seat position lateral fixture (L1/L2/No)

No

No

No

No

No

No

Largest suitable rearward facing fixture (R1/R2/R3/No)

No

R3Works for the installation of i-Size child restraint systems and ISOFIX child restraint systems (IL) if the passenger seat is equipped with ISOFIX mountings (varies depending on market) and is i-Size-marked. The upper mounting point for child restraint systems is only available for an i-Size-marked position., Adjust the backrest so that the head restraint does not interfere with the child seat

No

R3

No

R3

Largest suitable forward facing fixture (F1/F2/F2x/F3/No)

No

No

F3Adjust the seat to a more raised position., Adjust the backrest inclination, as well as seat cushion height and inclination if necessary., Works for the installation of i-Size child restraint systems and ISOFIX child restraint systems (IL) if the passenger seat is equipped with ISOFIX mountings (varies depending on market) and is i-Size-marked. The upper mounting point for child restraint systems is only available for an i-Size-marked position., Adjust the backrest so that the head restraint does not interfere with the child seat

F3

No

F3

Largest suitable booster fixture (B2/B3/No)

No

No

B3

B3

No

B3


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