KIA Niro: Installing a Child Restraint System (CRS)


  1. Properly secure the Child Restraint System to the vehicle.
  2.  Make sure the Child Restraint System is firmly secured.
  3.  Secure the child in the Child Restraint System.


  • Before installing your Child Restraint System always: Read and follow the instructions provided by the manufacturer of the Child Restraint System.

    Failure to follow all warnings and instructions could increase the risk of the serious injury or death if an accident occurs.

  • If the vehicle's headrest prevents proper installation of a Child Restraint System, the headrest of the respective seating position shall be readjusted or entirely removed.


A Child Restraint System in a closed vehicle can become very hot. To prevent burns, check the seating surface and buckles before placing your child in the Child Restraint System.


     ISOFIX anchorage and top-tether anchorage (ISOFIX Anchorage System) for children

     Securing a Child Restraint System with the "ISOFIX Anchorage" system

    ISOFIX anchorages are metal bars built into the vehicle. There are two lower anchors for each ISOFIX seating position that will accommodate a Child Restraint System with lower attachments. ISOFIX anchor position indicator ISOFIX anchor

     Securing a Child Restraint System seat with "Top-tether Anchorage" system

    Type A Type B Operation Route the Child Restraint System seat strap over the seatback.  Connect the top-tether to the toptether anchorage. Tighten the top-tether according to the instructions of your Child Restraint System&


     Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist operation

    Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist will warn and control the vehicle depending on collision risk level: 'Collision warning', 'Emergency braking' and 'Stopping vehicle and ending brake control'. Collision warni


    REMOVAL CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT The necessary procedures (adjustment, calibration, initialization, or registration) that must be performed after parts are removed, installed, or replaced during the transponder key ECU assembly removal/installat