Question Would you feel comfortable altering your foonf?

mevs mom

New member
So DD is 2 and she has gotten her hand stuck twice in the belt path of our foonf while riding in it. Both times she screamed her head off and the one time it actually scratched her hand.

Clek said that they changed the seat cover design and could send us a new cover that could take upto three weeks.

Clek said I could tape off the sharp edge and stuff the space with a wash cloth. Would you feel comfortable doing that?

I'm afraid my inquisitive LO would feel enticed by the wash clothes and would want to play with it even more.
 
ADS

Phineasmama

New member
I would put duct tape around the edges of the belt path, that way even if she does stick her hand in there she won't cut herself :) Or just tape over it completely so she can't get her hand in there.
 

Persimmon

Active member
I would be OK with taping off the sharp edges if Clek OK'd it. If you can get your hands on some good gaffers tape, it comes in white and black, doesn't leave a residue and the good stuff will stay put. If you stuff a washcloth folded into quarters in from the outside of the seat and pull tight until it was wedged, she might not be able to push it out; the opening isn't that big. Then I would take a pic and email it to Clek to make sure but I am not a tech so would be paranoid.

ETA: Just to be clear, I would be paranoid so I would send it a pic to make sure. If they OK'd the pic, I would be fine.
 
Last edited:

Jessica61624

New member
Yup I'd be ok taping it off if they said it was ok. Are you using the belt path? I assume so. I'd be sure to not tape over the seat belt or latch strap.
 

Car-Seat.Org Facebook Group

Forum statistics

Threads
219,320
Messages
2,201,002
Members
13,345
Latest member
KaHa

You must read your carseat and vehicle owner’s manual and understand any relevant state laws. These are the rules you must follow to restrain your children safely. All opinions at Car-Seat.Org are those of the individual author for informational purposes only, and do not necessarily reflect any policy or position of Carseat Media LLC. Car-Seat.Org makes no representations as to accuracy, completeness, currentness, suitability, or validity of any information on this site and will not be liable for any errors, omissions, or delays in this information or any losses, injuries, or damages arising from its display or use. All information is provided on an as-is basis. If you are unsure about information provided to you, please visit a local certified technician. Before posting or using our website you must read and agree to our TERMS.

Maxi Cosi is a proud sponsor of Car-Seat.Org!Graco is a Proud Sponsor of Car-Seat.Org!

Please  Support Car-Seat.Org  with your purchases of infant, convertible, combination and boosters seats from our premier sponsors above.
Shop travel systems, strollers and baby gear from Britax, Chicco, Clek, Combi, Evenflo, First Years, Graco, Maxi-Cosi, Nuna, Safety 1st, Diono & more! ©2001-2020 Carseat Media LLC

Top