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What age does a child go from a carseat to a booster?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:34 PM on Dec. 10, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Depends on the seat and the weight of the child.
    UpSheRises

    Answer by UpSheRises at 4:35 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • It varies. I am not putting my youngest son in a booster until he has completely outgrown his car seat. He is 13 months and still rear faces. I will keep him harnessed until he is 5 years old. After that he will be in a regular booster seat.
    Snewo

    Answer by Snewo at 4:36 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • ...and parent preference.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 4:37 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • it depends on your state law requirements. here, i think the child must be atleast 3 years and 40 inches (and i think a certain weight too, 30 pounds i believe)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:38 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • 4 years and 40 pounds is the minimum for most boosters, however depending on the seat, you can keep your child harnessed until 80+ pounds.
    twin_mommy

    Answer by twin_mommy at 4:38 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • i agree with (twin mommy) but always safest to check with your own state law .....just to be sure
    danzle

    Answer by danzle at 4:42 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • its 4 years and 40 lbs here too
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 4:42 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

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