Best answer: What is a Group 3 car seat?

What is the difference between Group 2 and 3 car seat?

Group 1, 2 and 3 seats are forward-facing. The child uses the seat’s integral harness, or an impact cushion, until they are 15 kg and then uses the car’s seat belt, which secures the child and the seat. Group 2 and 3 seats are high-backed booster seats, although they can also be booster cushions without a back.

What is a Stage 3 carseat?

The third stage of car seat safety is a booster seat. It is recommended to first use a high back booster as they provide more security, assists with seatbelt placement and provides head support. It is important to only use a booster with a lap/shoulder belt and never a lap-only belt.

What is the difference between a 2 in 1 and a 3 in 1 car seat?

The difference between the Graco Extend2Fit Convertible and Extend2Fit 3-in-1 is the 3-in-1 offers a highback booster option in addition to the rear and forward facing modes of use.

Does my 8 year old need a booster seat?

Children need to ride in a booster seat until the seat belt fits right, when they are at least 4 feet, 9 inches tall, about 80 pounds and 8 years old.

What is the next stage car seat after infant?

As they do, parents using an infant seat generally switch to a larger, convertible seat anywhere between 9 months and 2 years, depending on their child’s size (bigger kids will likely move on faster), though they can opt to do so sooner if the seat is rated safe for their child’s height and weight.

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