Convenient tie-down hooks (if equipped)

CAUTION

The convenient tie-down hooks are designed only for securing light cargo. Never try to secure cargo that exceeds the capacity of the hooks. The maximum load capacity is 44 lbs (20 kg) per hook.

The cargo area is equipped with four tiedown hooks so that cargo can be secured


The cargo area is equipped with four tiedown hooks so that cargo can be secured with a luggage net or ropes.

When using the tie-down hooks, turn them down out of the storing recesses. When not in use, put the hooks up into the storing recesses.

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