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Car Seat Purchasing Guide



    Car Seat Purchasing Guide

    Consumer Reporter Erika Gonzalez helps you navigate the world of car seat shopping. (Published Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014)

    Top ratings went to the Chicco NextFit for $280.

    Consumer Reports also recommends all of the Britax convertible seats it tested. They range in price from145-dollars for the Britax Roundabout to about $300 for the Britax Advocate.

    Another great choice, the Evenflo SureRide for $100.

    Consumer Reports says children should remain in a car seat or booster seat until a safety belt fits properly. That won’t happen until they reach 4 feet 9 inches.