The retainer clip should rest snugly against the back of the Cosco seat to prevent the center seat belt from pulling out. Lightly pull the side of the seat belt to ensure it is locked in position not loose. To alleviate this challenge, we twisted the female portion of the buckle 1-3 turns before buckling the seat belt. Thank you for visiting; buckle-up and drive safely! It was very easy to install. If you are unsure about information provided to you, please visit a local certified technician for a. Many infant seats are designed with carrier handles to transport the baby with minimal disruption. This is probably the hardest step to connecting a Cosco car seat because it is difficult to see the latch anchors unless you press down on the seat and point a flashlight inside.
Check that the harness is snug but not tight. This is my second Cosco High Back Booster that I've bought. I love the cute design and the cup holder is a major plus. Check out your state's requirements on the map provided by Dorel see Resources. Adjust the tightness of the shoulder straps to fit snug against your child. I would highly recommend this carseat, we tried many before we found this one and this is definitely the most comfortable, and I feel it is safer since it can be anchored in as opposed to regular booster seats, that made me really nervous and it has the side bolsters. In this case a high back booster could also be used instead.
Along with the expiration date is the 800 number that can be called to order a new manual if the one that came with the seat is lost. Never take your child out of the child restraint while the Use the child restraint only on vehicle seats that face for- vehicle is moving. Expiration: The Topside has a 6 year expiration. Feline Assessment Cosco Finale: hit with the feline set Sometimes in the course of writing reviews, our pets get involved in the process. The shoulder portion of the vehicle seat belt did not contact her shoulder without the belt guide, so we tried threading the vehicle seat belt through the belt guide. Insert the shoulder straps through the top slots of the car seat. Fully Loosen Harness Use the guidelines below to determine if the harness strap Strap is in the right place for your child.
No registration is required to ask a question! Booster Seats Booster seats for children should be installed in the back seat because front airbags may be harmful to children when engaged. From bouncers to car seats, swings to strollers and high chairs to play yards, Cosco's essential baby products feature solid value and smart design. She weighs 40 pounds and is 44 inches tall. The Topside also provides a great belt fit on him, and again, is a good choice to bring when he travels in other vehicles. We found that pulling it out of the guide worked well and she had a great belt fit without the guide being threaded.
Cosco car seats install in the back seat of a vehicle to hold children securely and safely in the event of an accident. A good booster fit positions the shoulder belt even across the torso — not sliding off the shoulder or cutting into the face; the lap belt should be lying low on the hips, touching the tops of the thighs. Slide the chest bar onto the shoulder straps. If your child weighs anywhere from 5-100lbs they can use it! Please do not re-post your message if it does not appear immediately. Underneath the Cosco car seat are two webbed straps with steel spring clips on each end.
Please also read our for more details. The pad and cover of the car seat are needed whether the car seat is used as a booster seat or as a five-point harness car seat. Clip the top shoulder straps into the buckle. The lap belt hit her low on her hips, contacting her thighs, but at the armrests the lap belt bunched a bit. Make sure the buckle strap is inserted completely and does not slip out. There will be four elastic bands that will stretch over plastic hooks on the bottom sides and the top sides of the car seat.
Install the retainer clip by placing one edge of the seat belt through the top part of the H, then sliding the other edge of the seatbelt into the other side of the clip. Pull the center seat belt forward in the rear seat of the car and grab the belt webbing. If desired, move the carrying handle forward or backward so it's out of the way. Need help installing an infant, convertible or booster seat? See page 2 for storage location. Install the car seat into the car once all the straps and padding have been re-assembled.
We ordered it to be shipped to our local store. Yep, which is why a woman at my church has her just turned 2 year old I think his b-day was 2 weeks ago in a booster. The buckle's red button needs to be facing out. There are three different shoulder strap slots from which to choose. We think parents should know about our concern so that they can make a fully informed judgment.
As always, the words are all my own. She found the shoulder straps to be set a bit more narrowly than she liked. This will hook into place. He weighs 40 pounds and is 43 inches tall. You can take up slack in the car's center seat belt by pressing down with both hands on the center of the Cosco seat so the car safety belt retracts as far as possible.