Child restraints and leather interior

Rosey

New member
Are there any seats that leave fewer indentations on leather interior? Are there any mats that you would be comfortable using? My DH got a new (to us) car and doesn't want to damange the seats and a brief ride with the RXT has left a mark.

3yo, 41lbs, ffing.
My options are:
Britax FR85SICT (though prefer not because it is so wide)
Britax FR90
RXT
BLVD 70
Classic MA (expiring soon)
I'd be open to buying another seat though. ;)
 
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aporthole

Active member
For your Britax seats, the Britax mat is actually very good. It is super thin and flexible. It could potentially mask a loose install since it is a grippy rubber, but if you are confident you have a tight install, then I have no reservations using it with a Britax seat. The funny thing is that most of the current generation Britax seats are pretty smooth on the bottom and are pretty leather-friendly to begin with.
 

mom of six

Active member
Diono also makes a mat that is approved for their seats. I just got one to put under my RF Radian 65 because I have an old angle adjuster and I do not want it bonding with the leather in my new-to-me 2009 Suburban.
 

YinzerMama

New member
I have the non-sict fr85s and they're fairly easy on my leather seats, but the leather of the 3rd row of my ody is really pleather so I don't know how they are on real leather.
 

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