Lower Anchor and Top Tether Anchor Locations

Cadillac CTS / Cadillac CTS Owners Manual / Seats and Restraints / Child Restraints / Lower Anchor and Top Tether Anchor Locations

Rear Seat Ц Sedan or Wagon
Rear Seat Ц Sedan or Wagon

Rear Seat Ц Coupe
Rear Seat Ц Coupe

positions with top tether anchors. (Top Tether Anchor): Seating positions with top tether anchors.

positions with two lower anchors. (Lower Anchor): Seating positions with two lower anchors.

To assist in locating the lower

To assist in locating the lower anchors, each seating position with lower anchors has two labels, near the crease between the seatback and the seat cushion.

For a wagon the lower anchors are beneath zippers, near the labels.

Open the zippers to access the lower anchors.

To assist in locating the top tether

To assist in locating the top tether anchors, the top tether anchor symbol is on the cover.

Sedan
Sedan

Coupe
Coupe

Wagon
Wagon

The top tether anchors for a sedan or a coupe are under the tether covers, on the rear seatback filler panel. For the wagon, the outboard top tether anchors are under the tether covers behind the rear seatback. The wagon's center top tether anchor is under the tether cover, on the vehicle floor, behind the rear seatback.

Be sure to use an anchor on the same side of the vehicle as the seating position where the child restraint will be placed.

Do not secure a child restraint in a position without a top tether anchor if a national or local law requires that the top tether be attached, or if the instructions that come with the child restraint say that the top tether must be attached.

According to accident statistics, children and infants are safer when properly restrained in a child restraint system or infant restraint system secured in a rear seating position. See Where to Put the Restraint for additional information.

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