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car seat in a pickup truck??

my son is old enough to be forward facing in a car seat and weighs enough he is 16 months and over 20lbs. I choose to keep him rear facing though as long as i can. I am going to be borrowing my mother in laws truck to try and transport a dresser. can i put his car seat forward facing in the front seat of the truck----the pickup is a single cab with no backseat and older so it doesnt have airbags... what can i do???

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:21 AM on Jan. 4, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • We had a single cab truck for a long time with our first. We always put him rear facing in the middle. It was older, so no air bags either.
    mama2000_1

    Answer by mama2000_1 at 1:07 AM on Jan. 4, 2010

  • Yes you can, as long as there isn't any air bags you are fine.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:25 AM on Jan. 4, 2010

  • i drove a truck for a while...andjust put my son's seat rear facing like a car.

    I also didn't have airbags as well.

    tntmom1027

    Answer by tntmom1027 at 12:28 AM on Jan. 4, 2010

  • --original poster---

    thanks all i wasnt sure if it was ok. I know its not the safest but I only have to use it for like a half an hour. thanks again ladies.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:19 AM on Jan. 4, 2010