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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 highback, Crash protection/beltfit backless and Ease of use. 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

ratingsSnugli Infant Car Seat Reviews
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Snugli Infant Car Seat
Type: Greater than 22 lb. capacity infant seats
Summary: The only infant seat currently offered under the Snugli name. This non-tested model is similar to the Evenflo Embrace 35 in design and function but has different soft goods. Ratings of this model are based on testing of the Evenflo Embrace 35.
 
 
The Snugli Infant Car Seat 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, Adjustable crotch strap, Handle restriction, Carrier use without base and Spanish language instructions.
ratingsChicco KeyFit Reviews
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Chicco KeyFit
Type: 22 lb. capacity infant seats
Summary: One of two infant seat models offered by Chicco (along with KeyFit 30).
 
 
The Chicco KeyFit 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, Carrier use without base and Spanish language instructions.
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.
ratingsHarmony Baby Armor Adjustable Reviews
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Harmony Baby Armor Adjustable
Type: Highback-to-backless boosters
Summary: One of multiple booster seats offered by Harmony Juvenile Products.
 
 
The Harmony Baby Armor Adjustable Car seat has the following features: Weight range (highback), Weight range (backless), Height range (highback), Height range (backless), Seat weight backless (lbs.), Seat weight highback (lbs.), Base width (in.), Overall width (in.), Shell height (in.), Overall height (in.), Adjustable head restraint/slots, Width adjustment, Lowback shoulder belt guide/clip, Cup/snack holder and Spanish language instructions.
ratingsCosco Comfy Carry Reviews
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Cosco Comfy Carry
Type: 22 lb. capacity infant seats
Summary: The only infant seat currently offered under the Cosco name. Cosco is a division of the Dorel Juvenile Group.
 
 
The Cosco Comfy Carry 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 crotch strap, Carrier use without base and Spanish language instructions.

Whats behind our Car seat ratings?

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