forward facing car seat straps above or below shoulder ht.? - Mothering Forums

Thread Tools
#1 of 3 Old 06-02-2008, 04:25 PM - Thread Starter
laila2's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 220
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
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?
laila2 is offline  
Sponsored Links
#2 of 3 Old 06-02-2008, 04:34 PM
an_aurora's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Palmer, AK
Posts: 6,401
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
For FF, the straps must be at or above the shoulder. Is she on the top straps?

CPST & mom

an_aurora is offline  
#3 of 3 Old 06-02-2008, 06:38 PM
ThreeBeans's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 5,868
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
If she's above the top harness position it's time for a new seat
ThreeBeans is offline  

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Online Users: 16,862

27 members and 16,835 guests
babydoulajo , Bow , cellowars , Deborah , emmy526 , girlspn , gizzypeach , hillymum , iryna.prokh , JElaineB , katelove , Katherine73 , kathymuggle , lisad1 , lisak1234 , Michele123 , Mirzam , mkat , moominmamma , Moringa , NaturallyKait , RollerCoasterMama , shantimama , Skippy918 , that1russian.17 , zebra15
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.