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Old 02-11-2013, 08:27 AM   #1
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Safety 1st Easy Fit 65

Anyone have experience with this car seat, I am reading nixed reviews online so far. Looking for a decent ($100 or less) car seat for ds#3, outgrown his bucket at 22lbs, still rear facing, extended rear facing, and then front. Any suggestions or advise would be great. I need to but within a week or so!

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Mixed reviews. I know so much more about car seat safety this time around, and in having such a hard time weeding through the bs and making a decision. A month ago I was perfectly happy using an expired car seat, now I'm not comfortable with that decision
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Re: Safety 1st Easy Fit 65

It's a great seat! It's also known as the Eddie Bauer XRS 65 and the cheaper, Guide 65. All of them make a great rearfacing seat, although they have a firm 40" max for rearfacing. They have decently tall harness slots at about 17", too.
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And one more question, was it good ff as well?? Space is not really an issue, we r in a Chrysler town & country, so it doesn't have to be moved, and it would be rear facing in the middle seat(not bench).
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Re: Safety 1st Easy Fit 65

Oh yes, it's very trim, but tall, so it should get most kids to a good booster age, 5+ or so.
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Any recommendations in the Graco Ready Ride?? Just ran across it tonite at Walmart for $100.
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Re: Safety 1st Easy Fit 65

Run away! It's just a renamed Graco Comfortsport. It has very short top harness slots, so most kids outgrow it completely around age 2. My DD was too tall forward facing for it by 19mths. It's awkward to install as well. Just not a good value. A $40 Scenera would be a better deal.
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Re: Safety 1st Easy Fit 65

I'd also look at the evenflo sure ride. It has really tall top slots, reasonably priced and will get most kids to booster age.
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I'd also look at the evenflo sure ride. It has really tall top slots, reasonably priced and will get most kids to booster age.
Heard great things about this seat on the car seat boards!
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