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Latest 2019-2020 LATCH Manual Update

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Page B-108, Honda

REASON FOR UPDATE: Addition of new model and an owner’s manual clarification.
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Passport SUV 19-20  LATCH (2) LATCH (3) TAs on backs of seats
Owner’s Manual (OM) Clarification: Some MY19 OMs indicate that only the outboard positions of the 2nd row are equipped with LATCH; in fact, there is also a standard LATCH system in the center seating position, as well.

Page B-139, Lexus

REASON FOR UPDATE: Addition of an owner’s manual clarification.
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UX Crossover 19 TA (2) LATCH (3) TAs on backs of seats
Center: May borrow inner LA bars of outboard LATCH to install CR. If used for center, LAs may not be used for either OB position. Space between inner LAs is 15.6 inches (396 mm).
Head Restraints (HRs): To tether, route a 2-point (single-strap) tether over the center of the HR, and a 3-point (V-shaped) tether around each side.
Owner’s Manual (OM) Clarification: Although some OMs do not state that a CR may be installed in the center seating position using LATCH, the vehicle manufacturer says it IS safe to install a CR there, per the notes above, and that doing so is approved IF proper installation is achieved.

Page B-208, Toyota

REASON FOR UPDATE: Addition of Canada-specific information and information to clarify the location of the lower anchors.
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Prius V 4-door
Wagon
12-18 TA (2) LATCH (3) TAs on backs of seats. TAs are lower on seatback than cargo area floor. Slide vehicle seat forward to hook tether to TA, then return it to its rear-most position to install CR.
Lower Anchors: Bars are below the bight, in zippered vertical slits in the vehicle upholstery. Find LA photos at www.saferidenews.com, LATCH Gallery.
Vehicle Seatback: Put the seatback in the first locked position to install a CR with LATCH.
MY18: In this model year, this model sold in Canada only.

Page B-213, Toyota

REASON FOR UPDATE: Addition of information to clarify which model was sold where and in what model year.
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Yaris HB 06-1819 TA (2) LATCH (3) TAs on backs of seats, near or below cargo floor. To improve access to TAs, slide seat forward. Find TA photos at www.saferidenews.com, LATCH Gallery.
Cargo Cover: If cargo cover is installed, lift rear hatch and then route tether between vehicle seat and cargo cover remove to access tether anchor. Reinstall after tether installation.
Head Restraints (HRs): To tether, remove and securely stow HR; replace HR when CR is uninstalled. (Exception: For MY06-11 vehicles with non-split seat option, reinstall HR after attaching tether.)
Vehicle Seatback, MY06-11: Put the seatback in the first locked position to install a CR.
MY19: In this model year, this model sold in Canada only.
4-door
Sedan
06-12 TA (2) LATCH (3) TAs on rear filler panel
Head Restraints (HRs), MY06-10: To tether, remove and securely stow HR; replace the HR when CR is uninstalled.
16-19 TA (2) LATCH (3) TAs on rear filler panel
Center, MY16 and Newer (Canada) and MY19 and newer (U.S.): May borrow inner LA bars of outboard LATCH to install CR. If used for center, LAs may not be used for either outboard position. Space between inner LAs is 14.2 inches (360 mm).
Head Restraints (HRs): Remove and securely stow HR (regardless of whether tether is used). Replace the HR when CR is uninstalled.
Yaris
Yaris iA
4-door
Sedan
15-19
17-18
TA
(see note)
(2) LATCH (3) TAs on rear filler panel
Center, MY16 and Newer (Canada) and MY17 and newer (U.S.): May borrow inner LA bars of outboard LATCH to install CR. If used for center, LAs may not be used for either outboard position. Space between inner LAs is 14.2 inches (360 mm).

Page B-217, Toyota

REASON FOR UPDATE: Revision of vehicle seatback information. Note: There are no changes to MY04-10.
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Sienna 11-14 7-passenger:
N/A
8- passenger:
None
(2) LATCH LATCH
(offset to outboard-behind-
driver side)
None (3) TAs (MY11-14) or (4) TAs (MY15-19) on backs of seats; to find unlabeled 3rd row TA, lift flap at lower back of seatback. DO NOT use 3rd row cargo anchors as TAs.
Vehicle Seatback: Find photos at www.saferidenews.com, LATCH Gallery. To install a CR with LATCH:
   2nd Row: Place the seatback in the rear-most recline position.
   3rd Row Manual Seat: Recline the seatback to the eleventh locked position from most upright.
2nd Row and 3rd Row Manual Seat: Recline the seatback, as described in the OM, to expose the lower anchors in the seat bight. Once the LA connectors are attached to the LAs, it is permissible to adjust the vehicle seatback to a more upright position that provides a good CR-to-vehicle-seat fit, as defined in the NHTSA or CPSAC standardized curriculum.
3rd Row Power Seat: Raise seatback to its upright position by pressing the seatback angle adjustment switch.
15-19 Behind-
passenger
side: LATCH