Cosco Highback Booster car seat

 
Approximate retail price:
$55
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Summary: The Highback is one of two toddler booster seats offered under the Cosco name. The Cosco Highback is also sold as the Cosco Ventura.
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Type: 40 lb. harness capacity toddler booster seats
About - Cosco Highback Booster

The Cosco Highback Booster is part of the car seat test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, toddler booster seat models like the Highback Booster are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Harnessed crash protection:
A rating of the potential for each seat to limit injury and movement of a child in a crash based on simulated frontal crash tests using child sized dummies.

Ease of use:
Our judgment of how easy each seat is to use including the clarity of the labels and instructions, adjustments of clips and buckles, the transition of the seat between harness and booster modes and installation features such as LATCH connections and top tethers.

Fit-to-vehicle LATCH:
A rating of how easy it is to securely and correctly install each seat, in the harnessed mode, using the LATCH system in a variety of vehicles and how well they fit each vehicle once installed.
About This Brand

One of the brand names of child products under the Dorel Juvenile Group, Cosco is known for child products at a value price.

Features & Specs - Cosco Highback Booster
info Weight range harness (lbs.) 22-40
info Height range harness (in.) 34-43
info Weight range booster (lbs.) 40-80
info Height range booster (in.) 43-52
info Seat weight (lbs.) 8
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User Reviews - Cosco Highback Booster
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4.0
Great Seat and Very Affordable!
11/17/2015
Pros
Easily Stowed
Easy to Clean
Lightweight
Portable
Stable
Stylish
Cons
Best Uses
Travel
Comment:
This is a very nice product. Very well made and has a very pretty print for little girls! Easy to manuever and fits snug into every vehicle I have ever used it in! My daughter loves her seat and I am at ease knowing she is safe while we travel!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
3.0
Buckle stiff
8/21/2015
Pros
Easy to Clean
Lightweight
Portable
Stable
Stylish
Cons
Best Uses
Infant Seating
Comment:
We own two of these seats. Love them except the buckle is stiff ans sometimes hard to unlatch.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Hard to adjust
5/13/2015
Pros
Easily Stowed
Easy To Assemble
Easy to Clean
Lightweight
Portable
Stable
Cons
Best Uses
Baby Seats
Travel
Comment:
We have owned it for more than one year. I can not adjust the tightness of the harness. My husband has to adjust it, with difficulty, and then I squeeze my grandchild into it. I'm looking to replace it.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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