Car Seat Mistakes Even Smart Parents Make

Yes, your kids are buckled in, but is your car seat safe enough to protect your child in an accident? Here's how you can be sure that it is (12 Photos)

Dana Sullivan Kilroy on Sep 9, 2011 at 5:25PM

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Mistake #3: Using a Car Seat That Doesn't Fit

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a Dana Sullivan Kilroy on Sep 8, 2011 at 11:08AM

Every car seat and booster has minimum and maximum weight and height recommendations. Be sure to follow them closely since placing your child in an inappropriate seat can be dangerous.

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