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Consumer Reports Reviews Car seats

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Car seat reviews. We review different types of Car seats. Our Car seat reviews will help you decide what Car seat is best for you.

Consumer Reports Car seat reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Car seat ratings where you will see our Car seat reviews on Crash protection/beltfit backless, Ease of use and Crash protection/beltfit highback. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Car seats that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the Car seat you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the Car seat's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a Car seat. We also have up to date Car seat blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and Car seat news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

Car seat Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsCybex Aton 2 Reviews
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Cybex Aton 2
Type: Greater than 22 lb. capacity infant seats
Summary: One of multiple seats offered in the U.S. by Cybex. This version of the Aton includes a European style support leg not typically seen in the US.
 
 
The Cybex Aton 2 Car seat has the following features: Weight range (lbs.), Height range (in.), Carrier weight (lbs.), Seat/base weight (lbs.), Base width (in.), Carrier width (in.), Overall length (in.), LATCH connections, Harness height adjustment, Harness tension adjustment, Base recline level indicator type, Base recline level indicator position, Carrier recline level indicator type, Carrier recline level indicator position, Adjustable base, Belt lockoff, Handle restriction, Carrier use without base and Spanish language instructions.
ratingsKidsEmbrace Dale Jr. Reviews
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KidsEmbrace Dale Jr.
Type: Greater than 40 lb. harness capacity toddler booster seats
Summary: Currently the only toddler-booster seat available from Kids Embrace. It is sold in Dale Earnhardt Jr., Dora the Explorer, Batman and SponegeBob Squarepants fashions.
 
 
The KidsEmbrace Dale Jr. Car seat has the following features: Weight range harness (lbs.), Height range harness (in.), Weight range booster (lbs.), Height range booster (in.), Seat weight (lbs.), Base width (in.), Overall width (in.), Shell height harnessed (in.), Shell height booster (in.), Overall height harnessed (in.), Overall height booster (in.), LATCH connectors, Harness adjustment, Multiple recline positions and Spanish language instructions.
ratingsGraco My Ride 65 Reviews
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Graco My Ride 65
Type: Greater than 40 lb. harness capacity car seats
Summary: One of multiple convertible seats offered by Graco.
 
 
The Graco My Ride 65 Car seat has the following features: Rear facing weight range (lbs.), Forward facing weight range (lbs.), Height range (in.), Seat weight (lbs.), Base width (in.), Overall width (in.), Shell height (in.), Overall height (in.), LATCH connectors, Harness adjustment, Recline level indicator type, Recline level indicator position and Spanish language instructions.
ratingsGraco Argos 70 Reviews
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Graco Argos 70
Type: Greater than 40 lb. harness capacity toddler booster seats
Summary: The Graco Argos 70, with its 70 lb. harness capacity, is one of Graco's toddler boosters seats with high weight limits. It is similar to the Graco Nautilus 3-in-1.
 
 
The Graco Argos 70 Car seat has the following features: Weight range harness (lbs.), Height range harness (in.), Weight range booster (lbs.), Height range booster (in.), Seat weight (lbs.), Base width (in.), Overall width (in.), Shell height harnessed (in.), Shell height booster (in.), Overall height harnessed (in.), Overall height booster (in.), LATCH connectors, Harness adjustment, Multiple recline positions and Spanish language instructions.
ratingsSafety 1st Chart Air 65 Reviews
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Safety 1st Chart Air 65
Type: Greater than 40 lb. harness capacity car seats
Summary: One of multiple convertible seats offered by Safety 1st, a brand of Dorel Juvenile Group
 
 
The Safety 1st Chart Air 65 Car seat has the following features: Rear facing weight range (lbs.), Forward facing weight range (lbs.), Height range (in.), Seat weight (lbs.), Base width (in.), Overall width (in.), Shell height (in.), Overall height (in.), LATCH connectors, Harness adjustment, Recline level indicator type, Recline level indicator position and Spanish language instructions.

Whats behind our Car seat ratings?

  • Crash protection/beltfit backless
  • Ease of use
  • Crash protection/beltfit highback