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    Secondary Seat Recommendations?

    Vehicle stats: Range Rover, don't know the exact year but it has no LATCH or top tether.

    Kids stats: 4y1m old ds, 42lbs, 40+in

    Notes: The seat will be dh's vehicle. He travels frequently for work, so he has a need to be able to easily install and uninstall the seat. Dh and I are also separated so I will not have the ability to constantly check his install. Is there a "foolproof" seat out there that will fit our needs.

    I don't know what his budget is so just hit me with anything and we'll take it from there.

    Thanks.

    ETA: Ds current seat is a marathon. He is on the top slots.
    Last edited by MaryAnn; 07-10-2009 at 04:30 PM. Reason: forgot some info

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    Re: Secondary Seat Recommendations?

    Nautilus would fit and is a very easy seatbelt install, and while it's not cheap, it's not outrageous either.
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    Re: Secondary Seat Recommendations?

    How often is he with his dad? I would suggest the naut or a booster. Like the graco turbo or recaro vivo. A booster might be harder to mess up.
    Stefanie - CPST in Iowa
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    Re: Secondary Seat Recommendations?

    Quote Originally Posted by pippi2077 View Post
    How often is he with his dad?
    At the moment, his visits are infrequent because of his daddy's work schedule. I would say that they may become 2 weekends out of the month.

    Also, I forgot to mention this earlier, but there are no headrests in the backseat of the Range Rover. Would that affect the install of a Nautilus? I have yet to play around with one.

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