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Old 02-19-2012, 02:25 PM   #1
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infant seat hanging over edge of car seat

Hi ladies, I haven't been on here in a very long time, but have a question for a friend of mine. They are about to have their 2nd baby, and when they installed the base for the infant seat it hangs over the edge of her back seat. She is looking for suggestions. Does anyone have any advice for her? TIA!!

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Old 02-19-2012, 02:35 PM   #2
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Re: infant seat hanging over edge of car seat

If I recall correctly, it SHOULD be in the owners manual of the seat if they allow overhang or not... Some manufacturers do, some do not... THAT is either a really small car, or a HUGE infant seat and base
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Old 02-19-2012, 02:49 PM   #3
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I can't remember what Graco says about overhang but she needs to get that mat out from under the seat. Any aftermarket product is a no-no as it can affect install. If she feels that she really needs something on the seat she can use a thin towel.
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Old 02-19-2012, 03:19 PM   #4
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Re: infant seat hanging over edge of car seat

She can have 20% hanging over the edge.
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