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Cosco Easy Elite Car Seat
Easy Elite

An All-In-One seat offered by Cosco, a brand of Dorel Juvenile Group.

Description

An All-In-One seat offered by Cosco, a brand of Dorel Juvenile Group.

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Ease of use

Ease of use

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

 /  5
Rear LATCH

Rear LATCH

Rear-facing installation using the LATCH system. A rating of how compatible, easy and secure a child car seat can be correctly installed in certain test vehicles. This rating is based on a rear-facing installation using the LATCH system.

 /  5
Rear belt

Rear belt

Rear-facing installation using vehicle seat belts. A rating of how compatible, easy and secure a child car seat can be correctly installed in certain test vehicles. This rating is based on a rear-facing installation using the vehicle belts.

 /  5
Forward LATCH

Forward LATCH

Forward-facing installation using the LATCH system. A rating of how compatible, easy and secure a child car seat can be correctly installed in certain test vehicles. This rating is based on a forward-facing installation using the LATCH system.

 /  5
Forward belt

Forward belt

Forward-facing installation using vehicle seat belts. A rating of how compatible, easy and secure a child car seat can be correctly installed in certain test vehicles. This rating is based on a forward-facing installation using the vehicle belts.

 /  5
Booster fit

Booster fit

A rating that reflects a seat's ability to correctly position the lap and shoulder belts in various test vehicles using a child sized dummy, as well as assessment of the compatibility with the vehicle seats and interior components.

 /  5

About

The Cosco Easy Elite is part of the Car Seats test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, All-In-One Car Seats models like the Easy Elite are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

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

Rear LATCH Rear-facing installation using the LATCH system. A rating of how compatible, easy and secure a child car seat can be correctly installed in certain test vehicles. This rating is based on a rear-facing installation using the LATCH system.

Rear belt Rear-facing installation using vehicle seat belts. A rating of how compatible, easy and secure a child car seat can be correctly installed in certain test vehicles. This rating is based on a rear-facing installation using the vehicle belts.

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