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    Question I didn't do so well in HS Geometry

    so I could use some input here, if anyone can help. I drive a 2000 Mountaineer, and have dd in a Frontier and ds rf in a Marathon. The vents for the backseat come out the back of the console. I have no problem having cool air reach dd, but with ds, it's a LOT harder! It seems like everything I try, doesn't quite reach him. Now he's going to be rf in that position for a long time (unless the new car fairy pays me a visit...). Does anyone have a similar setup, and been successful getting some air to a rf kiddo? He's outboard on the driver's side, and the windows back there are tinted as dark as state law allows.
    *This is NOT why I asked about that Jing Joe thingy the other day--I wouldn't even consider putting that thing in my baby's seat!
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    Re: I didn't do so well in HS Geometry

    Try pointing the vents upward so that the cool air "bounces" off the roof and back down onto baby. It's supposed to work pretty well.
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    Re: I didn't do so well in HS Geometry

    Also, lay a white towel over the car seat while he's not in it. Make sure he has a sippy/bottle/cup of ice water when you're riding.

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