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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Cybex Solution Q2-Fix (B)



Manufacturer  /  Model NameCybex Solution Q2-Fix
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date515120071  /  Jun 1, 2015
Harness TypeHighback
Weight  /  Height33lb - 110lb / 38" - 60"
Evaluation of Labels 2 stars
No supplemental sizing information is given on the labels. The belt routing path is not completely labeled. The warning on the label against using a lap-only belt is not illustrated.
Evaluation of Instructions 4 stars
The manual cannot be accessed while the car seat is installed in this mode and the child is in the car seat. No supplemental sizing information beyond the minimum/maximum heights/weights is given in the owner's manual. The warning that the safest place for children is the rear seat is contained in a bulleted list and is not separate from unrelated warnings.
Securing the Child 2 stars
The seat was not fully assembled when it was removed from its packaging.
Installation Features 5 stars
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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