Alpha Sport Vantage (FF)
|Manufacturer / Model Name||Alpha Sport Vantage (FF)|
|Model Number / Manufacture Date||22-547-CHA / Nov 9, 2007|
|Weight / Height||22lb - 40lb / 34" - 43"|
|Evaluation of Labels||
No picture of child properly restrained in seat. Tether is not labeled in illustrations. No indication of correct harness slot height is given. Belt path is labeled on one side only. Labels do not explain the use of LATCH.
|Evaluation of Instructions||
Instruction manual was loose in the box when the restraint was removed. Instruction manual storage is difficult to find and/or use. Additional sizing information is given in text only. Warning that the safest place is the rear seat is buried in a bulleted list. Tether use is not labeled in every configuration in which it may be used in the overview of all available methods.
|Securing the Child||
The harness clip is not labeled with placement instructions. Harness must be rethread to adjust. Multiple actions are required to convert the seat to this mode of use; the caregiver must read the instructions. Loose parts are generated when disassembling for cleaning.
Lower attachments require twisting to remove from the vehicle. No storage system exists for LATCH/tether.
|Overall Ease of Use Rating||