Protecting Larger Children

The following pages give instructions on how to check proper seat belt fit, what kind of booster seat to use if one is needed, and important precautions for a child who must sit in front.

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    Selecting a Child Seat
    Most child seats are LATCH-compatible (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren). Some have a rigid-type connector, while others have a flexible-type connector. Both are equally easy to use. Some ...

    Adding Security with a Tether
    A tether anchorage point is provided behind each rear seating position. A child seat that is installed with a seat belt and comes with a tether can use the tether for additional security. 1. ...

    Fastening a Seat Belt
    After adjusting a front seat to the proper position, and while sitting upright and well back in the seat: 1. Pull the seat belt out slowly. 2. Insert the latch plate into the buckle, then tug ...