Graco Snugride 35 with Small Child Insert
|Manufacturer / Model Name||Graco Snugride 35 with Small Child Insert|
|Model Number / Manufacture Date||1806993 / Sep 8, 2011|
|Weight / Height||4lb - 35lb / up to 32"|
|Evaluation of Labels||
No additional sizing information is given on the labels. No additional harness slot height adjustment information is given on the labels. The belt routing path is not labeled. Labels do not explain the use of LATCH.
|Evaluation of Instructions||
The manual cannot be accessed while the car seat is installed in this mode. The manual storage may be difficult to find. No additional sizing information is given in the owner's manual. The LATCH attachments arrive stored, and the owner's manual does not describe how to remove them from storage prior to first use.
|Securing the Child||
Harness slots in the pad and in the shell are misaligned or small. There is a head hugger or body pillow blocking the harness slots in the shell from being easily visible. The harness must be rethreaded to adjust height for the child's growth. When adjusting the harness height, mandatory pieces to the CRS must be removed and could be misplaced. The harness must be taken out and rethreaded when cleaning the car seat. When disassembled for cleaning, mandatory parts of the car seat become detached and could be misplaced.
The car seat's belt-positioning features are simple to use, but the caregiver may need to read the owner's manual for more instruction.The car seat is equipped with hook-style LATCH attachments which may require twisting to remove from the lower anchors in the vehicle. The LATCH storage area is not clearly labeled. There is no labeling to indicate which position the carrier handle should be in while the vehicle is in motion.
|Overall Ease of Use Rating||