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When to move to booster mode?


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#1 ~*Lou*~

Posted 26 December 2012 - 11:57 AM

Hi ladies

Can I just check, DD (5yrs) is in a Cargo Marathon in the 5 point harness.

When do I switch to booster mode? Do I wait as long as possible, for her shoulders to reach the top shoulder slot? Any other criteria I need to check?

Many thanks
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#2 Phascogale

Posted 26 December 2012 - 12:01 PM

Yes as long as possible.  Always better in a 5 point harness as long as she still fits.  Not H harness though.

#3 CupcakeSweety

Posted 26 December 2012 - 12:50 PM

It is only tested with a 22kg dummy so change to booster mode before DD reaches this.

#4 HIH.GD.Isolabella

Posted 27 December 2012 - 04:08 PM

As PP said so long as below 22kgs, shoulders no more then 2.5cm above top shoulder slot and eyes/ears are not level with top/sides if seat.

I have only just moved my 5.5 yo to a booster.





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