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Old 04-16-2012, 08:00 AM   #1
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Tall, skinny 5 yo needs new car seat

I'm looking for a new car seat for my tall, yet skinny 5yo. She has outgrown the 5 pt harness height on our current car seat but I don't think she is ready to sit in a high back booster. She only weighs 38lbs but is 48". Would a graco nautilus still allow her to sit in the 5pt harness at 48" tall? What other car seats would you recommend?



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Old 04-16-2012, 08:10 AM   #2
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What seat did she outgrow? Can you measure her torso....have her sit up straight against a wall and measure floor to shoulder. It totally depends on her harness height.
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