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#1 of 4 Old 04-25-2013, 02:48 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hi everyone. I'm looking into a second carseat for us. We currently have a britax boulevard which I love. The marathon is about $30 cheaper and wasn't sure what the difference is. Anyone have experience with the marathon? Thanks!

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It doesn't have the headwing things the blvd has.


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I just wanted to post a warning that, while excellent seats, Britaxes are outgrown relatively early rear-facing compared to other same-cost carseats.  If you have a child under the 30th percentile for height (and torso size) they're WONDERFUL (I've owned many) but for taller or longer torsoed kids there are other safer options available.


 

 

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Agreeing with Tiredx2. DS just turned forward facing in the Britax in his dad's car but still has a looong way to go in my car so remains rear facing in a Graco my ride 65. I wish we'd bought the Graco first. DS is going on 3 yo.
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