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    What is the safest seat for 4yr old?

    She has a Britax Decathlon right now. We just had a newborn who is

    DC#1: 4 yrs old:43 inches, 35 lbs.

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    Re: What is the safest seat for 4yr old?

    It looks like your post got chopped off. Were you thinking of putting the newborn in the Decathlon? Most newborns won't fit properly because the bottom slots are too high.

    The safest seat is the one that fits your child, fits your vehicle, and you can use properly every time. Take a look at the Evenflo Maestro, Graco Nautilus, Britax Frontier.
    Melissa, CPST and Mom to three

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    Re: What is the safest seat for 4yr old?

    If it were my child, I would put her in a Graco Nautilus or Recaro ProSport Depending on your budget you could also look at the Maestro
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    Re: What is the safest seat for 4yr old?

    Here's the actual post.

    http://www.car-seat.org/showthread.php?t=139690

    Wendy
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    in a 2015 BMW M235i, and my 2011 Mercedes E350 wagon


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