How to Choose the Right Child Seat

March 16th, 2017 by

Child Seat

We know that protecting your family is your number one priority. Larry Roesch Volkswagen is committed to protecting all drivers on the road around Elmhurst and Bensenville. That’s why we’re happy to help you find the right child seat for your vehicle. Wondering how to pick the seat that will fit your car and be appropriate for your child? We’re here to help.

Pick the Right Child Seat

Unfortunately, choosing the right child seat can be something of a chore. Follow these simple guidelines:

  • Read the manual. The first thing to do when shopping for a car seat is to consult the manual. It will tell you where you can install a child seat, and how a child seat can be installed using the LATCH system, if present. There’s no better place to start your search.
  • Pick the right seat for your child’s age, weight, and size. You need to select a seat that’s going to fit your car and your child. Make sure you match up the seat’s specifications with the weight, age, and size of your child to provide appropriate protection.
  • Find a seat that will fit. Make sure that seat is going to fit into your car. If you don’t have large seats, then you might want to actually take some measurements to make sure it’s not going to constrict seat movement.
  • Make sure it’s easy to install. If it doesn’t come with clear instructions that you can understand, then don’t use it. You need to understand how the seat will work in order to make sure it protects your child.

Visit Larry Roesch Volkswagen Today

Here at Larry Roesch Volkswagen, we’re happy to help you find the right child seat for your Volkswagen vehicle. We also can fill you in on the latest high-tech safety features available in new Volkswagen vehicles, which can prevent collisions before they happen.

Visit us today at 313 W. Grand Ave. in Bensenville to find the right child seat or the right new or used Volkswagen model for your family. We’re also here to help you to keep your car maintained to ensure the safety of your entire family. Just schedule a service appointment online today.

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