Hyundai Santa Fe: Do not install a child restraint on the front passengers seat. - How does the air bag system operate - Air bag - supplemental restraint system - Safety features of your vehicle - Hyundai Santa Fe DM 2013-2018 Owner's ManualHyundai Santa Fe: Do not install a child restraint on the front passengers seat.

Never place a rear-facing child restraint in the front passengers seat. If the

Never place a rear-facing child restraint in the front passengers 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 restraints in the front passengers seat either. If the front passenger air bag inflates, it could cause serious or fatal injuries to the child.

WARNING - Air bag deployment

When children are seated in the rear outboard seats of a vehicle equipped with side and/or curtain air bags, install the child restraint system as far away from the door side as possible. Inflation of the side and/or curtain air bags could cause serious injury or death to an infant or child.

    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 ON ...

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    Components and Components Location
    Components 1. Front pillar trim 2. Center pillar lower trim 3. Center pillar upper trim 4. Rear pillar trim 5. Cowl side trim 6. Front door scuff trim 7. ...