2020 Defender

AIRBAG OBSTRUCTION

WARNING

Make sure to read and fully understand the relevant warnings before using any of the features in this section. See AIRBAG SAFETY.

WARNING

Never obstruct the operation of the airbags by placing any part of the body or any objects in contact with, or close to, an airbag module.

WARNING

Never obstruct the operation of the airbags by placing any part of the body or any objects in contact with, or close to, an airbag module. In the event of an accident, any items obstructing the airbag could cause harm to occupants.

WARNING

Never place objects over or near the airbag on the instrument panel. Objects can cause harm if the vehicle is in a crash severe enough to cause the airbag to inflate.

NOTES

Unauthorised modifications of the vehicle or parts may invalidate the vehicle's warranty.

Examples of obstructions include:

  • Any part of an occupant’s body in contact with, or close to, an airbag cover.

  • Objects placed on, or close to, an airbag cover.

  • Clothing, sun screens, or other material hanging from grab handles.

  • Clothing, cushions, or other material covering seat-mounted airbags.

  • Seat covers which are not approved by the vehicle manufacturer, or specifically designed for use with seat-mounted airbags.