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    Raidermom
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    3 carseats

    I have a 06 Nissan Armada I have 3 in car seats. 8yr old and 4yr old in Evenflo symphony dlx...and wanting a 3rd symphony for 6mo old rearfacing. I am having a hard time with placement and tether anchors. Can u help?

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    Re: 3 carseats

    How tall and heavy is everyone? I've never heard of an eight year old fitting in the Symphony in either harness or booster mode (the top harness height or highest booster setting is too low, it's no longer above their shoulders).

    Most eight year olds are booster ready. Does your eight year old have something going on preventing this? That would help us with figuring out who can sit where.

    Once we have this info we can see who gets a new seat and who sits where. But a boostered child may ease up a tether location (you'd need one instead of two tethered only).

    Wendy
    wendy, cpst-i mom to
    piper, 7/26/02, 61", 99#, seatbelt
    laine 9/16/09, 46", 54#, Diono Monterey, Chicco KidFit Zip Air
    in a 2015 BMW M235i, and my 2011 Mercedes E350 wagon


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