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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Graco Argos 70 (B)

 

Graco Argos 70 (B)

 

Manufacturer  /  Model NameGraco Argos 70 (B)
Model Number  /  Manufacture Date1805717  /  Aug 23, 2011
Harness TypeHigh Back/No Back
Weight  /  Height30lb - 120lb / 38" - 57"
Evaluation of Labels 3 stars
The belt routing path is not labeled. The 'no lap belt only' warning is not illustrated on the label.
Evaluation of Instructions 5 stars
The manual cannot be accessed while the restraint is installed in this mode. Additional sizing information is given in text only in the manual.
Securing the Child 1 stars
The harness may need to be completely removed from the restraint to convert to this mode of use from another mode. No illustration is given on the labeling to demonstrate how to convert the booster from high-back mode to low-back mode.
Installation Features 5 stars
Overall Ease of Use Rating 4 stars

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