Common mis use and crash tests


New thread and slightly better.

Here are some common mis use and a crash test showing what happens with each. The dummy in the foreground is in properly.

Loose install:

Installed forward facing, through the rear facing belt path:

Harness through too low of a slot:

Harness too loose:

Rear facing:

Forward facing:


Link to my photobucket file: seat stuff/Crash tests/
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Are these videos? I can only see pictures.

How do you share on FB? I'd never heard of that. Can you do it via the app.


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Where are these videos from originally? And does anyone happen to know if the top tether is connected on the first few with the forward-facers? I can't tell in the video.


Yes, they are videos. I don't use the app, so don't know.

I got them from one of my trainings. I believe I first posted these in 2010. This is the second thread.

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