Toyota Yaris: Rear seats - Adjustable components (seats, mirrors, steering wheel) - Before driving - Toyota Yaris XP130 2010–2018 Owner's ManualToyota Yaris: Rear seats

The seatbacks of the rear seats can be folded down.

Stow the rear seat belt buckles as shown.

Stow the rear seat belt buckles as shown.

Center Stow the seat belts.

Center

→P. 55

Outside

Use the seat belt hangers to prevent the belts from being tangled.

Use the seat belt hangers to prevent the belts from being tangled.

Remove the outside head restraints. (→P. 51)

Remove the outside head restraints. (→P. 51)

Vehicles with a split rear seats

Lower the center head restraint to the lowest position.

Lower the center head restraint to the lowest position.

Pull the seatback lock release knob and fold the seatback down.

Pull the seatback lock release knob and fold the seatback down.

Each seatback may be folded separately.

Vehicles with a non-split rear seat

Lower the center head restraint to the lowest position.

Lower the center head restraint to the lowest position.

Pull both seatback lock release knobs at the same time and fold the seatback

Pull both seatback lock release knobs at the same time and fold the seatback down.

CAUTION

■When folding the rear seatbacks down

Observe the following precautions. Failure to do so may result in death or serious injury.

●Do not fold the seatbacks down while driving.
●Stop the vehicle on level ground, set the parking brake and shift the shift lever to P (vehicles with an automatic transmission) or N (vehicles with a manual transmission).
●Do not allow anyone to sit on a folded seatback or in the luggage compartment while driving.
●Do not allow children to enter the luggage compartment.
●For vehicles with a split rear seats, do not allow anyone sit on the rear center seat if the rear right seat is folded down, as the seat belt buckle for the rear center seat belt is then concealed under the folded seat and cannot be used.
●Be careful not to catch your hand when folding the rear seatbacks.
●If it is necessary to detach the head restraints, remove it from the vehicle or store it securely in the luggage compartment. This will prevent it from injuring passengers in the event of sudden braking, sudden swerving or an accident.
●Depending on the position of the front seat, it may interfere when trying to fold down the rear seatbacks. If this happens, adjust the position of the front seat.

CAUTION

■After returning the rear seatback to the upright position

Observe the following precautions. Failure to do so may result in death or serious injury.

●Make sure that the seatback is securely locked in position by lightly pushing

●Make sure that the seatback is securely locked in position by lightly pushing it back and forth.
If the seatback is not securely locked, the red marking will be visible on the seatback lock release knob. Make sure that the red marking is not visible.

●Check that the seat belts are not twisted or caught in the seatback.

NOTICE

■Stowing the seat belts

The seat belts and the buckles must be stowed before you fold down the rear seatbacks.

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