2020 Defender

CHILD SEAT REFERENCE TABLES

WARNING

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

NOTES

The information contained within the tables is correct at the time of going to press. However, availability of child restraints may change. Please consult a retailer/authorised repairer for the latest recommendation.

NOTES

The information contained in the following tables may not be applicable to all countries. If there is any doubt regarding the type and fitment of child seats, seek advice from a retailer/authorised repairer.

Non-ISOFIX and non-i-Size child seat positioning:
Seating positions Mass group
0 = Up to 10 kg 0 to 9 months 0+ = Up to 13 kg 0 to 18 months I = 9 to 18 kg 9 months to 4 years II = 15 to 25 kg 4 to 9 years III = 22 to 36 kg 8 to 12 years
Front passenger seat with airbag ON X X UF UF UF
Front passenger seat with airbag OFF* U U U U U
Front centre seat X X X X X
Second row outboard seats** U U U U U
Second row centre seat** U U U U U
Third row seats*** X X UF UF UF

U = Suitable for universal category restraints, approved for this mass group.

X = Not suitable for the use of child restraints in this mass group.

UF = Suitable for universal forward-facing child restraints in this mass group. However, it is recommended that children are secured in an approved child seat, secured in a rear seating position.

* Always make sure the passenger airbag has been disabled before using a child restraint in this seating position. See DISABLING THE PASSENGER AIRBAG.

When using a child restraint in the front passenger seat:

  • The seat should be positioned fully rearward.

  • The seat cushion should be raised to its highest position.

  • The seat back should be adjusted to an upright position to support the child restraint.

**For vehicles fitted with adjustable second row seats:

  • Adjust the seatback to the upright position to support the child restraint.

  • Adjust the seat to the mid fore-aft position. The seat can however be adjusted to provide space for third row seat occupants, or to accommodate a large child seat, if required.

***For vehicles fitted with third row seats:

  • Adjust the second row seatback to the upright position. Move the seat forward to give sufficient clearance to allow fitment of the third row child restraint.

  • Child seats fitted with a support leg are not suitable for use in the third row.

ISOFIX child seat positioning:
Mass group as shown on child restraint Fixtures and size class Front passenger with airbag ON Front passenger with airbag OFF* Front centre seat Recommended child restraint system
Carrycot ISO/L1 F X X X -
ISO/L2 G X X X -
0 Up to 10 kg (0-9 months) ISO/R1 E X IL X Jaguar Land Rover - Group 0+ child seat with ISOFIX base or Britax Römer Baby-Safe Plus with ISOFIX base.
0+ Up to 13 kg (0-18 months) ISO/R1 E X IL X
ISO/R2 D X IL X -
ISO/R3 C X IL X -
I 9-18 kg (9 months to 4 years) ISO/R2 D X IL X -
ISO/R3 C X IL X -
ISO/F2 B IUF IUF X Jaguar Land Rover - Group I child seat or Britax Römer TRIFIX.
ISO/F2X B1 IUF IUF X
ISO/F3 A IUF IUF X
II/III 15-36 kg (4 to 12 years) - IL IL X Jaguar Land Rover - Group II and III child seat or Britax Römer KIDFIX XP SICT.
Mass group as shown on child restraint Fixtures and size class Second** row outboard seats Second row centre seats Third row seats Recommended child restraint system
Carrycot ISO/L1 F X X X -
ISO/L2 G X X X -
0 Up to 10 kg (0-9 months) ISO/R1 E IL X X Jaguar Land Rover - Group 0+ child seat with ISOFIX base or Britax Römer Baby-Safe Plus with ISOFIX base.
0+ Up to 13 kg (0-18 months) ISO/R1 E IL X X
ISO/R2 D IL X X -
ISO/R3 C IL X X -
I 9-18 kg (9 months to 4 years) ISO/R2 D IL X X -
ISO/R3 C IL X X -
ISO/F2 B IUF X X Jaguar Land Rover - Group I child seat or Britax Römer TRIFIX.
ISO/F2X B1 IUF X X
ISO/F3 A IUF X X
II/III 15-36 kg (4 to 12 years) - IL X X Jaguar Land Rover - Group II and III child seat or Britax Römer KIDFIX XP SICT.

IUF = Suitable for ISOFIX forward-facing child restraint systems of a universal category, approved for use in this mass group.

IL = Suitable for installation of an ISOFIX child seat in the Semi-Universal category providing that the vehicle is included on the approved list of vehicles supplied by the child seat manufacturer.

X = ISOFIX position not suitable for ISOFIX child restraint systems in this mass group and/or this size class.

*Always make sure the passenger airbag has been disabled before using a child restraint in this seating position. See DISABLING THE PASSENGER AIRBAG.

When using a child restraint in the front passenger seat:

  • The seat should be positioned fully rearward.

  • The seat cushion should be raised to its highest position.

  • The seat back should be adjusted to an upright position to support the child restraint.

**For vehicles fitted with adjustable second row seats:

  • Adjust the seatback to the upright position to support the child seat.

  • Adjust the seat to the mid fore-aft position. The seat can however be adjusted to provide space for third row seat occupants, or to accommodate a large child seat, if required.

NOTES

ISOFIX anchor points are not provided in the second row centre seating position.

NOTES

ISOFIX child restraints should be securely attached, following the manufacturer’s instructions.

i-Size child seat positioning:
  Seating positions
Front passenger with airbag ON Front passenger with airbag OFF* Front centre seat Second** row outboard seats Second row centre Third row seats
i-Size child restraint systems i-UF i-U X i-U X X

i-UF = Suitable for forward-facing i-Size universal child restraint systems only.

i-U = Suitable for forward or rearward-facing i-Size universal child restraint systems.

X = Not suitable for i-Size universal child restraint systems.

*Always make sure the passenger airbag has been disabled before using a child restraint in this seating position. See DISABLING THE PASSENGER AIRBAG.

When using a child restraint in the front passenger seat:

  • The seat should be positioned fully rearward.

  • The seat cushion should be raised to its highest position.

  • The seat back should be adjusted to an upright position to support the child restraint.

**For vehicles fitted with adjustable second row seats:

  • Adjust the seatback to the upright position to support the child seat.

  • Adjust the seat to the mid fore-aft position. The seat can however be adjusted to provide space for third row seat occupants, or to accommodate a large child seat, if required.

NOTES

i-Size anchor points are not provided in the second row centre seating position.

NOTES

i-Size child restraints should be securely attached, following the manufacturer’s instructions.