Are all Britax car seat bases compatible?
Interchangeable bases: All B-safe 35/ARB/Gen2/Gen2 with ARB are compatible with all infant seats (excluding the discontinued B-Safe.)
Are Britax car seat bases universal?
Britax infant car seats come with a base, but having a second is great for two-car families. This allows you to leave one base in each car, and then transfer just the car seat between the two. This base is compatible with all Britax infant car seats.
Do you need a car seat base for a convertible car seat?
Convertible car seats are used from birth until your child outgrows a car seat. They do not have bases and are not easily moved from one car to another. Some parents find these bigger seats more difficult to use for smaller infants, though their bulk often promotes a feeling of safety.
Do convertible car seats have separate bases?
Some parents use a convertible car seat from day one. Unlike infant car seats that are installed directly into a base and are designed to click in and out of your car for easy portability, convertible seats are installed directly into your vehicle using either the car’s LATCH system or seat belt.
What is the difference in the Britax convertible car seats?
Infant Car Seats: These seats are rear-facing only. Appropriate for infants and young babies. Convertible Car Seats: These seats can be positioned and secured as both rear-facing and forward-facing. Britax also includes two lines of booster car seats, which are forward-facing only seats designed for older children.
Can I use a convertible car seat for a newborn?
Yes, convertible car seats designed for an infant’s specific height and weight are safe to use, provided they are rear-facing and installed properly.
Is Britax a good brand?
Yes, it is good, but not because it is safer, but because it is easier to clean and holds up well. britax is consistently rated well in studies like those by the insurance institute for highway safety and consumer reports. Loading the player… the Blvd is nice b/c you don’t have to take the seat out to adjust the straps. I love my Britax seats.
How long are Britax roundabout car seats good for?
Britax Roundabout car seats can be used for six years from date of manufacture. You’ll find the manufacture date on a sticker on the side of the car seat. In addition, if the car seat is an accident, it should generally be destroyed and replaced.
What is it with Britax?
Britax ( / ˈbrɪtæks /) is a British manufacturer of childcare products including car seats, pushchairs and high chairs. The company began making automotive safety equipment and accessories in 1938, as well as importing car and motorcycle accessories.