Subaru Legacy: Head restraint adjustment - Front seats - Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags - Subaru Legacy Owners ManualSubaru Legacy: Head restraint adjustment

1) Head restraint

1) Head restraint
2) Release button

Both the driver’s seat and the front passenger’s seat are equipped with head restraints.

The head restraint should be adjusted so that the center of the head restraint is closest to the top of the occupant’s ears.

To raise:
Pull the head restraint up.

To lower:
Push the head restraint down while pressing the release button on the top of the seatback.

To remove:
While pressing the release button, pull out the head restraint.

To install:
Install the head restraint into the holes that are located on the top of the seatback until the head restraint locks.

WARNING

● Never drive the vehicle with the head restraints removed because they are designed to reduce the risk of serious neck injury in the event that the vehicle is struck from the rear. Therefore, when you remove the head restraints, you must reinstall all head restraints to protect vehicle occupants.

● All occupants, including the driver, should not operate a vehicle or sit in a vehicle’s seat until the head restraints are placed in their proper positions in order to minimize the risk of neck injury in the event of a crash.

    Front passenger’s seat (if equipped)
    1) Seat position forward/backward control switch To adjust the seat forward or backward, move the control switch forward or backward. 2) Seatback angle (reclining) control switch To adjust the an ...

    Seat heater (if equipped)
    1) HIGH – Rapid heating 2) LOW – Normal heating 3) OFF – Off A) Left-hand side B) Right-hand side The seat heater operates when the ignition switch is either in the “Acc” or “ON” ...

    See also:

    Forward-facing child restraint installation using the seat belts
    WARNING The three-point seat belt with Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR) must be used when installing a child restraint. Failure to use the ALR mode will result in the child restraint not being p ...

    Cruise control lever
    1. To store the current speed or a higher speed 2. To store the current speed or a lower speed 3. To deactivate DISTRONIC PLUS 4. To store the current speed or to call up the last ...

    Rear Seat Belts
    The shoulder belt anchorages of the rear three-point belts are nonadjustable for outboard and center rear passengers on sedans. The center belt is mounted to the rear shelf panel and exits throu ...