Honda CR-V: Advice for Pregnant Women - Protecting Adults and Teens - Driver and Passenger Safety - Honda CR-V Owner's ManualHonda CR-V: Advice for Pregnant Women

If you are pregnant, the best way to

If you are pregnant, the best way to protect yourself and your unborn child when driving or riding in a vehicle is to always wear a seat belt, and keep the lap part of the belt as low as possible across the hips.

When driving, remember to sit upright and adjust the seat as far back as possible while allowing full control of the vehicle. When riding as a front passenger, adjust the seat as far back as possible.

This will reduce the risk of injuries to both you and your unborn child that can be caused by a crash or an inflating front airbag.

Each time you have a checkup, ask your doctor if it’s okay for you to drive.

    Maintain a Proper Sitting Position
    After all occupants have adjusted their seats and head restraints, and put on their seat belts, it is very important that they continue to sit upright, well back in their seats, with their f ...

    Additional Safety Precautions
    Never let passengers ride in the cargo area or on top of a foldeddown back seat. If they do, they could be very seriously injured in a crash. Passengers should not stand up or change seats wh ...

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    Rear view camera (if equipped)
    Rear view camera (if equipped) A rear view camera is attached to the rear gate. When the ignition switch is “ON” and the shift lever (MT models) or select lever (AT models) is set to ...

    Cruise Control
    Cruise control allows you to maintain a set speed above 25 mph (40 km/h) without keeping your foot on the accelerator pedal. It should be used for cruising on straight, open highways. It is ...

    Operating Tips
    NOTE: Refer to the chart at the end of this section for suggested control settings for various weather conditions. ...