Adding Security with a Tether Accord

A tether anchorage point is provided behind each rear seating positions.If you have a child restraint system that comes with a tether but can be installed with a seat belt, the tether may be used for additional security.

  1. Locate the appropriate tether anchorage point and lift the cover.

  2. Route the tether strap over the head restraint. Make sure the strap is not twisted.

  3. Secure the tether strap hook onto theanchor. Make sure the strap is not twisted.

  4. Tighten the tether strap as instructed by the childseat manufacturer.

Note: Always use a tether for forward facing childseats when using the seat belt or loweranchors.

See also:
Protecting Larger Children Accord
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Adding Security with a Tether Accord
A tether anchorage point is provided behind each rear seating positions.If you have a child restraint system that comes with a tether but can be installed with a seat belt, the tether may be used...
Protecting Smaller Children Accord
If a child is at least one year old and within the weightrange indicated by the childseat manufacturer, the child should be properly restrained in a firmly secured forward-facing childseat. We...