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Do car seats expire?

Posted by on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:05 PM
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My friend posted on FB that she had to buy a new car seat and stroller because hers expired...do they actually have an "expiration date"??
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jenny0709
by on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:06 PM
Yes! They sure do!
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Jmommy823
by Member on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:07 PM
Where does it show you an expiration date? And how do they expire?


Quoting jenny0709:

Yes! They sure do!

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.KFeatherable.
by on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:07 PM
Yes.
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.KFeatherable.
by on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:09 PM
http://blog.gracobaby.com/2012/03/21/car-seats-have-expiration-dates-too-2/
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ZakkarysMom
by Silver Member on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:09 PM
On the back will be the date to stop use by. With constant "upgrades" to car seats..they put expiration dates.
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dee1603
by on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:10 PM
Yup the exp date is located by the safety instructions
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lillysnow
by on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:11 PM
your susposed to change it every 6 months. on the underside of them some have like a clock with the arrow pointing to the month and then on both sides of the center dot will be the year.
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PEEK05
by on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:11 PM

Yes!!!!

ceckyl
by Silver Member on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:12 PM
Yes! It is very dangerous and illegal to use an expired car seat.
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Aphrodisiac
by on Sep. 24, 2012 at 7:12 PM

Yes

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