Question: How Do I Choose A Car Seat??

Here’s a quick guide from the CDC on how to choose a seat based on your child’s age, weight, and height:

  • Birth to age 2. Use a rear-facing seat.
  • Age 2 to 4 AND no more than 40 pounds. Use a forward-facing child safety seat.
  • Age 4 to 8 OR up to 4 feet 9 inches tall.
  • After age 8 AND/OR 4 feet 9 inches tall.

What is the best car seat to buy?

Here are our top picks for the best car seats you can buy:

  1. Best infant car seat: Chicco KeyFit 30.
  2. Best budget infant car seat: Graco SnugRide Click Connect 30.
  3. Best lightweight infant car seat: Nuna PIPA Lite LX.
  4. Best convertible car seat: Chicco NextFit Zip.
  5. Best budget convertible car seat: Evenflo Triumph LX.

What car seat should my child be in?

When your child has outgrown the requirements for a forward-facing car seat with a harness, he should transition to a belt-positioning booster with lap/shoulder belt in the car. This type of car seat fits kids up to 80-100 pounds, and in general, most kids need boosters from about age 3 or 4 to at least age 8.

What is the safest car seat on the market?

Here are the 8 best and safest convertible car seats, in descending order:

  • #1. Britax Marathon ClickTight (best overall)
  • #2. Clek Fllo (best in safety & comfort)
  • #3. Graco 4Ever 4-in-1 (best if you want one car seat for all ages)
  • #4. Evenflo Symphony DLX All-in-One (highest weight limit for booster)
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What’s the best car seat to buy?

10 Best Car Seats of 2019

  1. Graco 4Ever 4-in-1 Convertible Car Seat. Rating:
  2. Chicco KeyFit 30 Infant Car Seat. Rating:
  3. Britax Convertible Car Seat.
  4. Graco SlimFit 3-in-1 Convertible Car Seat.
  5. Evenflo Nurture Infant Car Seat.
  6. Diono Radian 3RXT All-in-One Convertible Car Seat.
  7. CYBEX Sirona M SensorSafe 2.0 Car Seat.
  8. Graco Extend2Fit Convertible Car Seat.

What are the top rated car seats?

The 10 Best New Car Seats for Working Moms in 2019

  • Graco 4Ever DLX 4-in-1 Car Seat.
  • Maxi-Cosi Mico Max Plus.
  • Britax DualFit Combination Harness-2-Booster.
  • Clek Liing.
  • Chicco GoFit Plus Backless Booster Seat.
  • Safety 1st Grow and Go 3-in-1 Convertible Car Seat.
  • Doona.
  • Uppababy MESA Jordan Infant Car Seat.

What brand of infant car seat is the safest?

Here are the Best Car Seats of 2019!

  1. Britax B-Safe 35 Ultra Infant Car Seat.
  2. Chicco Fit2 Infant Car Seat.
  3. Chicco KeyFit 30 Infant Car Seat.
  4. Peg Perego PV 4/35 Infant Car Seat.
  5. UppaBaby Mesa Infant Car Seat.
  6. Maxi Cosi Mico Max Plus 30 Infant Car Seat.
  7. Nuna Pipa Infant Car Seat.
  8. Safety 1st Onboard 35 Air Infant Car Seat.

What seat is the safest for a car seat?

Enter the researchers from University of Buffalo who studied crash-related fatalities in relation to seat location. It turns out the backseat is 59 to 86 percent safer than the front seat. More astounding (at least to us) is that the middle seat is 25 percent safer than the window seats in the back.

What is the best car seat to buy for a newborn?

Car Seats for Infants: Our 2019 Ratings & Reviews

Chicco KeyFit Infant Car Seat Graco SnugRide 35 2018 UPPAbaby MESA
Price: Average Our Rating: 9.9 Price: Average Our Rating: 9.7 Price: High Our Rating: 8.3

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