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    It's a sad day for car seats here :(

    My OS Parkway was manufactured 09/07/05. It has to be retired and join the stack of seats "to be recycled" I love that seat! My 9yo still fits in it (although my van's roof is not tall enough so he cannot use it). It has been my dd's seat in dh's car but now she will sit in a pretty pink/zebra striped Harmony backless (she's almost 7, 43 pounds now). The kids don't ride with dh very often and it just seemed silly to buy another HB for less than once a month.
    RIP my dear PW
    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]Caleb 11 yrs. 70lbs. 55" 5-steps Megan 8.5 yrs. 45lbs. 48" Harmony Literider
    Grace 6 yrs. 40lbs. 42" Nautilus
    Cameron 4 yrs. 34lb. 39" Radian XTSL
    Sally born 4/28 SR35, Zach born 4/28 Combi Coccoro

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    CPS Technician kate4478's Avatar
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    Re: It's a sad day for car seats here :(

    I know the feeling! I had to retire my very 1st MA @ a year ago. My PW and regent will have to be laid to rest soon too! I LOVE the regent and will be very sad DS will probably never get to use it.

    Kate(CPST) - Mommy to Gage(5/18/07)
    FF in a Blaze Recaro Prosport & Cardinal Frontier 85 SICT


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    Senior Community Member rxmommy's Avatar
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    Re: It's a sad day for car seats here :(

    I know the feeling! Our 2nd RA40 will expire in May. I will be sad. DH will be sad, that's his favorite seat.
    Annie, mommy to...
    Olivia 8/04, Evelyn 3/06, angel #3 10/08,
    Sophia 1/10 and
    Isaac 6/11/12

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    CPS Technician lovemybabies924's Avatar
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    Re: It's a sad day for car seats here :(

    i have never kept a seat long enough for it to expire
    *STACY* Mom to: Sage-9, Nevaeh-6.5, Junior-5, Nayeli-1.5

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    CPS Technician CrazyBoysMamma's Avatar
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    Re: It's a sad day for car seats here :(

    So, um, would it be too soon to inquire about the cover?

    (hey, I just noticed I show up as a tech now! yay!)
    James 1/09 Aidan 3/03 Patrick 9/04
    RF in a Radian Boostereded in a FR85 Boostered in a ProBooster
    Filling the last seat in my car 12/14 with my TrueFit!

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