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When can a child be switched from a car seat to a booster?

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:07 AM on Nov. 22, 2010 in General Parenting

Answers (9)
  • Check your state's laws.

    Answer by ballewal at 9:07 AM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • They need to be a certain age and weight. Keep them in the car seat as long as they fit the height and weight for it, especially if they are on the smallish side.

    Answer by duckigrrl at 9:10 AM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • Check the manual that came with the should tell you.

    Answer by LoveMyKids0203 at 9:11 AM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • State law mandates that. They are trying to pass a federal law that states 36 inches tall and 40 lbs to be in a booster and then must be 4'9" to sit alone.

    Answer by Jademom07 at 9:22 AM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • mine are 3 and 4 and in boosters! Military is okay with their ages

    Answer by JoLee12345 at 10:12 AM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • depends on ur laws i think

    Answer by san78 at 12:01 PM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • 40lbs AND 4 years at a minimum, my DS turns 5 this week and is still in a 5 point harness

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 12:02 PM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • I think most states it's 4 years old and a certain weight and height.

    Answer by makelineerror at 1:42 PM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • at least 30lbs or more. I'm not sure if there is a height requirement.

    Answer by BriTony08 at 5:02 PM on Nov. 22, 2010

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