Child-Restraint System Suitability for Various Seat Positions Table

(Europe and countries conforming to the UNECE 16 regulation)

Provided information in the table shows your child-restraint system suitability for various seating position. For installation suitability of other manufacturer child-restraint system, carefully consult the manufacturer's instructions which accompany the child-restraint system.

When installing a child-restraint system, the following points must be observed:

  • If the child-restraint system does not fit into the seatback because of the head restraint, adjust the head restraint or remove the head restraint so that the child-restraint system fits into the seatback. However, when installing a booster seat, always install the vehicle head restraint to the seat where the booster seat is installed.

    Refer to Head Restraints (Search).

  • When installing a child-restraint system to the rear seat, adjust the front seat position so that the front seat does not contact the child-restraint system.

    Refer to Seat Operation (Search).

  • When installing a child-restraint system came equipped with a tether, remove the head restraint.

    Refer to Head Restraints (Search).

ISOFIX anchor-secured child-restraint systems

When installing a child-restraint system to the rear seat, refer to the child-restraint system manufacturer's instructions and the Using ISOFIX Anchor (Search).

Mass group

Size Class

Fixture

Vehicle ISOFIX positions

Second-row seat (Outboard)

Carrycot

F

ISO/L1

X

G

ISO/L2

X

(1)

X

GROUP 0

Up to 10 kg (up to 22 lb)

E

ISO/R1

IL

(1)

X

GROUP 0

Up to 13 kg (up to 29 lb)

E

ISO/R1

IL

D

ISO/R2

IL

C

ISO/R3

IL

(1)

X

GROUP 1

9 kg ― 18 kg (20 lb ― 40 lb)

D

ISO/R2

IL

C

ISO/R3

IL

B

ISO/F2

IUF

B1

ISO/F2X

IUF

A

ISO/F3

IUF

(1)

X

GROUP 2

15 kg ― 25 kg (33 lb ― 55 lb)

(1)

X

GROUP 3

22 kg ― 36 kg (48 lb ― 79 lb)

(1)

X

(1) For the CRS which do not carry the ISO/XX size class identification (A to G), for the applicable mass group, the car manufacturer shall indicate the vehicle specific ISOFIX child-restraint system(s) recommended for each position.

Key of letters to be inserted in the above table:

IUF = suitable for ISOFIX forward child-restraints systems of universal category approved for use in this mass group.

IL = suitable for particular ISOFIX child-restraint systems (CRS).

These ISOFIX CRS are those of the “specific vehicle”, “restricted” or “semi-universal” categories.

X = ISOFIX position not suitable for ISOFIX child-restraint systems in this mass group and/or this size class.

 


When installing a child-restraint system, the following points must be observed:

  • Always remove the head restraint before installing a child-restraint system. However, when installing a booster seat, always install the vehicle head restraint to the seat where the booster seat is installed. In addition, always use a tether strap and attach it securely. Refer to Head Restraints (Search).

  • When installing a child-restraint system to the second-row seat, adjust the front seat position so that the front seat does not contact the child-restraint system. Refer to Seat Operation (Search).

i-Size child-restraint systems

An i-Size child-restraint system can be installed to the specified seat as follows:

Front passenger seat

Rear seat (outboard)

Rear seat (centre)

i-Size child-restraint systems

X

X

X

Key of letters to be inserted in the above table:

X = Seating position not suitable for i-Size “universal” child-restraint systems.

 


An i-Size child-restraint system refers to a child-restraint system which has acquired i-Size category certification for the UNECE 129 regulation.

Seat belt-secured child-restraint systems

System group

Age group

Weight group

Child-restraint system type

Front passenger seat

Second-row seat (outboard)

Second-row seat (centre)

Third-row seat (outboard)

GROUP 0

Up to about 9 months old

Up to 10 kg (up to 22 lb)

Baby seat

X

U

U*2

U

GROUP 0

Up to about 2 years old

Up to 13 kg (up to 29 lb)

Baby seat

X

U

U*2

U

GROUP 1

About 8 months to 4 years old

9 kg ― 18 kg (20 lb ― 40 lb)

Child seat

L*1

U

U*2

U

GROUP 2

About 3 to 7 years old

15 kg ― 25 kg (33 lb ― 55 lb)

Junior seat

L*1

U

U*2

U

GROUP 3

About 6 to 12 years old

22 kg ― 36 kg (48 lb ― 79 lb)

Junior seat

L*1

U

U*2

U

Key of letters to be inserted in the above table:

U = Suitable for “universal” category restraints approved for use in this mass group.

L = For the child restraint systems categorized in this weight group, consult an Authorised Mazda Dealer. Regarding child restraint systems which can be installed, refer to the accessories catalog.

X = Seat position not suitable for children in this mass group.

  1. A Mazda genuine child restraint system can be installed in the forward-facing position.

  2. When a child-restraint system is installed to the rear centre seat, do not seat occupants in the rear left outboard seat position.

 


When installing a child-restraint system, the following points must be observed:

  • (Second-row seat)

    Always remove the head restraint before installing a child-restraint system. However, when installing a booster seat, always install the vehicle head restraint to the seat where the booster seat is installed. In addition, always use a tether strap and attach it securely. Refer to Head Restraints (Search).

  • When installing a child-restraint system to the second-row seat, adjust the front seat position so that the front seat does not contact the child-restraint system. Refer to Seat Operation (Search).

  • When installing a child-restraint system to the third-row seat, adjust the second-row seat position so that the second-row seat does not contact the child-restraint system. Refer to Seat Operation (Search).

(Other countries)

Please comply with the legal regulations concerning the use of child-restraint systems in your country.

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