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    Default Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    I'm sure there are carseats like this, but it's overwhelming trying to find the info.

    Ds has outgrown capsule, but we're pretty keen on prolonging rear facing for safety.

    Anyone have one/know of some that allow child to rear-face for longer?

    Any pointers to get me started would be a great help.

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    Default Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    It goes by weight, maximum for Australia is 12kg. We have a Safe-n-Sound Premiere Retractor which goes to 12kg rearward facing.

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    Default Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    You will find most 0-2 car seats a rearward or forward facing. I have safe and sound premier and it's been used for all 3 kids :-)

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    Default Re: Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    Thanks Kelly and Princess.

    I can't find any on ebay. Does the premier have another name?

    What's the difference between the retractor and the regular premier?

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    Default Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    Try Royale .retractor from what I know is just the strap adjustment between the legs it's automatic.
    Could be totally wrong so don't quote me :-)

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    Default Re: Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    Our Safety first is rear facing up to 18 kgs, but of course the box says 12 months.

    Sent from my Desire HD using BubHub

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    I have a SnS Royale that rear-faces up to 12kgs.

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    Default Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    Theres plenty of seats that will last till that age if your child is short, all the new seats are based on height markers not weight although they are still tested to a certain weight.

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    Default Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    They are mostly weight based and length . I'd have loved dd to read face as long as possible but she's pretty long and it didn't look right!

    If you go on the Britax website they have a good range and give you all the specs too.

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    Default Re: Car seat that can rear face for ~2 years.

    Quote Originally Posted by miniriz View Post
    Our Safety first is rear facing up to 18 kgs, but of course the box says 12 months.

    Sent from my Desire HD using BubHub
    Thanks you!
    Do you know which style of seat you have? The website has so many!


 

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