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Group 1 car seat for lap belt?

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BikeRunSki Mon 01-Jun-09 23:18:56

DS is 10kg, 9 months and tall, and he will need a Group 1 car seat very soon.

We have a van which we use for occassional weekend camping, mountain biking etc trips. The middle seat has a lap belt.

Does anyone know of any Group 1 car seat which fit on lap belts ? In the MN Reviews section, the Britax Freestyle gets a good rating and it fits on a lapbelt. However I am suspicious that none of the big baby/car seat suppliers (Kiddicare, Halfords etc ) sell it.

The majority of the time the seat will be installed on a 3 point seat belt in a car. In fact we will probably get a Maxi Cosi or similar for the car and another one for the van.

maxybrown Tue 02-Jun-09 07:47:54

You can get the Britax Eclipse that fits with lap belt, we have classic vehicles and even though we have 3 point belts too, they just don't fit modern car seats very well, so this is ideal.

maxybrown Tue 02-Jun-09 07:49:54

Argos

maxybrown Tue 02-Jun-09 07:50:44

Halfords even cheaper!!!

BikeRunSki Tue 02-Jun-09 08:31:19

Maxy - you star, you know everything! grin

maxybrown Tue 02-Jun-09 09:13:49

lol please don't flatter me grin We just have had a right old time with car seats and old vehicles so had a bit of experience lol

Nahui Tue 02-Jun-09 15:34:15

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BikeRunSki Wed 03-Jun-09 19:52:41

Eclipse arrived today. DS now stretched out, forward facing and happy!

Thank you!

maxybrown Wed 03-Jun-09 20:17:58

Hoorah! Glad it worked out for you!

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