Hyundai Elantra: Installing a child restraint on a front passenger’s seat is forbidden - How does the air bag system operate - Airbag-advanced supplemental restraint system - Safety system of your vehicle - Hyundai Elantra HD 2006–2010 Owners ManualHyundai Elantra: Installing a child restraint on a front passenger’s seat is forbidden


Never place a rear-facing child restraint in the front passenger’s seat. If the

Never place a rear-facing child restraint in the front passenger’s seat. If the air bag deploys, it would impact the rear-facing child restraint, causing serious or fatal injury.

In addition, do not place front-facing child restraint in the front passenger’s seat either. If the front passenger air bag inflates, it would cause serious or fatal injuries to the child.

WARNING WARNING

  • Never put a child restraint in the front passenger’s seat. If the front passenger air bag inflates, it would cause serious or fatal injuries.
  • When children are seated in the rear outboard seats of vehicle equipped with curtain air bag, be sure to install the child restraint system as far away from the door side as possible, and secure the child restraint system to be locked in position.
    Inflation of side or curtain air bag could cause serious injury or death due to the expansion impact.
    Noise and smoke
    When the air bags inflate, they make a loud noise and they leave smoke and powder in the air inside of the vehicle. This is normal and is a result of the ignition of the air bag inflator. After th ...

    Air bag warning light
    The purpose of air bag warning light in your instrument panel is to alert you of a potential problem with your air bag - Supplemental Restraint System (SRS). When the ignition switch is turned O ...