Child safety

Table for location of ISOFIX child seats

Updated 7/23/2018

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

The child seat must be approved in accordance with UN Reg R44 and the car model must be included in the manufacturer's vehicle list.

Note

Always read the section "Child seats" before fitting a child seat in the car.

Weight

Size classFor child seats with the ISOFIX fixture system there is a size classification to help users choose the right type of child seat. The size class can be read on the child seat's label.

Type of child seat

Front seat (with deactivated airbag, only rear-facing child seats) Works for the installation of ISOFIX child seats that are semi-universally approved (IL) if the car is equipped with the ISOFIX console accessory (the accessory range varies depending on market).

Front seat (with activated airbag, only front-facing child seats) Works for the installation of ISOFIX child seats that are semi-universally approved (IL) if the car is equipped with the ISOFIX console accessory (the accessory range varies depending on market).

Second row of seats, outer seat

Second row of seats, centre seat

Third seat row*

Group 0

max 10 kg

E

Rear-facing infant seat

IL Works for the installation of ISOFIX child seats that are semi-universally approved (IL) if the car is equipped with the ISOFIX console accessory (the accessory range varies depending on market). , Volvo recommends: Volvo infant seat secured using the ISOFIX fixture system (type approval E1 04301146). , XApplicable if the car is not fitted with an ISOFIX bracket.

X

IL Volvo recommends: Volvo infant seat secured using the ISOFIX fixture system (type approval E1 04301146).

X

X

Group 0+

max 13 kg

E

Rear-facing infant seat

IL Works for the installation of ISOFIX child seats that are semi-universally approved (IL) if the car is equipped with the ISOFIX console accessory (the accessory range varies depending on market). , Volvo recommends: Volvo infant seat secured using the ISOFIX fixture system (type approval E1 04301146). , XApplicable if the car is not fitted with an ISOFIX bracket.

X

IL Volvo recommends: Volvo infant seat secured using the ISOFIX fixture system (type approval E1 04301146).

X

X

C

Rear-facing child seat

D

Rear-facing child seat

Group 1

9-18 kg

A

Front-facing child seat

X

IL Works for the installation of ISOFIX child seats that are semi-universally approved (IL) if the car is equipped with the ISOFIX console accessory (the accessory range varies depending on market). , Volvo recommends rear-facing child seat for children in this mass group. , XApplicable if the car is not fitted with an ISOFIX bracket.

IL Volvo recommends rear-facing child seat for children in this mass group. , IUFVolvo recommends rear-facing child seat for children in this mass group.

X

X

B

Front-facing child seat

B1

Front-facing child seat

C

Rear-facing child seat

IL Works for the installation of ISOFIX child seats that are semi-universally approved (IL) if the car is equipped with the ISOFIX console accessory (the accessory range varies depending on market). , XApplicable if the car is not fitted with an ISOFIX bracket.

X

IL Volvo recommends: BeSafe iZi Kid X3 ISOfix (type approval E5 04200).

X

X

D

Rear-facing child seat

IL: Suitable for particular ISOFIX child restraint systems. These child restraint systems are those of the specific vehicle, restricted or semi-universal categories.

IUF: Suitable for ISOFIX forward child restraint systems of universal category approved for use in the mass group.

X: Not suitable for ISOFIX child restraint systems.

Warning

Never use a rear-facing child seat on the front passenger seat if the passenger airbag is activated.

Note

If an i-Size/ISOFIX child seat has no size classification, the car model must be included on the vehicle list for the child seat.

Note

Volvo recommends contacting an authorised Volvo dealer for information about which i-Size/ISOFIX child seats Volvo recommends.


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