Recaro Performance Ride (FF)
|Manufacturer / Model Name||Recaro Performance Ride (FF)|
|Model Number / Manufacture Date||500473405 / May 15, 2013|
|Weight / Height||20lb - 70lb / up to 50"|
|Evaluation of Labels||
The tether is not labeled in the illustrations depicting acceptable modes of installation. 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 instruction manual storage may be difficult to find. The warning that the safest place for children is the rear seat is contained in a bulleted list and is not separated from other warnings.
|Securing the Child||
The harness clip is not labeled with placement instructions. The LATCH belt must be rerouted to convert the car seat to this mode of use from rear-facing mode. When disassembled for cleaning, mandatory parts of the car seat may become detached and could be misplaced.
LATCH attachments have buttons to depress for removal. Lockoffs are physically simple to use, but the user may need to read the owner's manual for more detailed usage information.
|Overall Ease of Use Rating||