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My almost 5 year old is in a Britax Marathon foward facing and I noticed the straps are getting below her shoulder ht where they come out of the slots. I does someone remember whether I should adjust them so that they come out of the slots above her shoulders when foward facing?

I saw something on it that if child is rear facing straps should be above or below and vis-a-versa if foward facing. which is it?
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For FF, the straps must be at or above the shoulder. Is she on the top straps?

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If she's above the top harness position it's time for a new seat
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