Child Safety Seat Ease of Use Ratings


Are All Seats Safe?
All car seats rated by NHTSA meet Federal Safety Standards & strict crash performance standards. While all rated seats are safe, they do differ in their ease of use in four basic catagories:


Evaluation of Instructions

Vehicle Installation Features

Evaluation of Labels

Securing the Child


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Harmony Dreamtime 2 (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameHarmony Dreamtime 2
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date0303007RSP  /  Dec 1, 2014
Harness TypeHighback/No Back
Weight  /  Height30lb - 110lb / 34" - 57"
Evaluation of Labels 4 stars
The belt routing path is not completely labeled.
Evaluation of Instructions 5 stars
The instruction manual storage may be difficult to find.
Securing the Child 2 stars
The seat was not fully assembled when it was removed from its packaging. There are no illustrations on the labels showing how to convert the seat from high back mode to low back mode.
Installation Features 4 stars
The shoulder belt positioning device requires the use of two hands, but the action of positioning is simple.
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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