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Nuna debuts 2 new car seats: convertible and a booster

Last updated: Friday, July 15, 2016Nuna expanded its car seat offerings today by adding a convertible car seat (RAVA) and booster (AACE). The convertible will debut in September 2016, while the booster is available to order now from Nuna’s web site. For a preview of the RAVA, check out our first look here on our web […]


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Baby Bargains suspends Recaro car seat recommendation

Last updated: Monday, July 11, 2016We have decided to suspend our recommendation of Recaro’s convertible car seats (ProRIDE and PerformanceRIDE) after a report in Consumer Reports has raised safety concerns.  The magazine said in an report last month that the “harness support hardware at the rear of the seat shell . . . broke” during CR’s […]


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RECALL: Evenflo Embrace car seats for sticky buckles

Last updated: Friday, October 24, 2014Manufacturer: Evenflo Company, Inc. SUMMARY: Evenflo Company, Inc. (Evenflo) is recalling certain Embrace 35 two-piece, rear-facing infant child restraints equipped with an AmSafe QT1 buckle. The affected model numbers include: 30711365, 31511040, 31511323, 31511400, 3151198, 3151953, 31521138, 46811205, 46811237, 48111200, 48111215, 48111215A, 48111218, 48111234, 48111235, 48111235A, 48111462, 48411391, 48411391D, 48411392, 48411504, […]


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RECALL: Recaro ProSport model 385 (39,000 seats recalled)

Last updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Report Receipt Date: FEB 12, 2013 NHTSA Campaign Number: 13C001000 Component(s): Potential Number of Units Affected: 39,181 Child Restraints Brand Name Model Production Dates RECARO PRO SPORT 06/16/2010 – 01/31/2013 Manufacturer: Recaro Child Safety, LLC SUMMARY: Recaro Child Safety LLC (Recaro) is recalling certain Recaro ProSport model 385 child restraints, manufactured from June 16, 2010, through January […]


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New seats to debut from Britax, Graco

Last updated: Friday, August 15, 2014Big news this week in car seats—both Britax and Graco are releasing new seats shortly. Here’s an overview: Britax debuting 3 new convertibles with ClickTight Britax is taking the ClickTight system first introduced on the Frontier harnessed booster and rolling out to the Marathon, Boulevard and Advocate seats. So there will […]


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Convertible car seat shopping? Check out our top picks

Last updated: Friday, July 25, 2014Today is Day 5 of our new web sites! And we’ve saved the best for last—convertible car seats. Yes, they can cost $300+, so our guide will come in handy if you are looking for the best bets. Our new site, The Best Convertible Car Seats, features our Good, Better […]


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Infant Car Seat shopping? We've got your recommendations here!

Last updated: Friday, July 25, 2014Day 3 of our new web sites: infant car seats! We’re debuting five new web sites this week and today let’s talk infant car seats. Our new site gives your our Good, Better and Best picks in this category. Congrats to Graco, Britax and Chicco for snagging the top spots. […]


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RECALL: 1.9 million Graco SnugRides for stuck buckles

Last updated: Wednesday, July 2, 2014Report Receipt Date: JUN 30, 2014 NHTSA Campaign Number: 14C004000 Component(s): CHILD SEAT Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,910,102 Manufacturer: Graco Children’s Products Inc. SUMMARY: Graco Children’s Products (Graco) is recalling certain rear-facing child restraints manufactured between July 2010 and May 2013, models SnugRide, SnugRide Classic Connect (including Classic Connect 30 and 35), SnugRide 30, […]


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Report: First Years exits the car seat business

Last updated: Tuesday, May 6, 2014The folks over at the CarSeatBlog.com are reporting that the First Years is exiting the car seat business. First Years owner Tomy markets car seats under the Lamaze, JJ Cole and Learning Curve brands. Tomy got into the car seat business when they acquired RC2 in 2011. RC2 and its sub-brand Learning […]


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2014 car seat update: what's new, what's next

Last updated: Thursday, June 18, 2015We’re back from Nashville and the Lifesaver’s Conference, which focuses on child passenger safety (as well as teen driving and other road safety issues). Here’s an update for what’s new with car seats for 2014 and what’s next: • Diono said their trio of new convertible seats (Rainer, Pacifica, Olympia) will […]


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