How to Install Radian 5 Rear Facing
The Radian 5 is designed for extended rear facing use from birth, plus extended usage with older children up to 25kg for added safety.
How to Install Radian 5 Forward Facing
This easy to follow step by step guide will take you through installing the Radian 5 car seat forward facing with a seat belt allowing for 5 point harness usage up to 25kg.
Create More Space
For older rear-facing children with complete head support, the angle adjuster can be used to give a more upright position to the car seat and allow more space in the front seat for the driver or passenger.
Simple, flexible install options
The bolster must be used if you plan to install the car seat rear-facing in the front of your vehicle, or it can be used in the back seat to provide bracing between the car seat and back of the front seat.
Install Your Radian 5 Cup Holder
For quick and easy access to drinks, snacks, toys and crayons. Use up to 4 cup holders with the Radian 5 car seat.
For Extended 5-Point Harness Usage
Switch to the Supergrip harness pads once your child is 15kg and continue using the Radian 5 harness forward facing to 25kg
Car Seat Harness Fit
Did you know puffy coats and bulky winter jackets can interfere with the harness fit of your child’s car seat?
A harness needs to fit close to the child’s body when adjusted to a snug and comfortable fit.
Placing a child in a thick, puffy winter coat before harnessing can give a you a false sense that the harness is actually snug enough on your child. It also makes it difficult to make it tight enough as the fabric bunches and gets in the way as you ratchet the harness in.
To test harness fit, gently try to pinch the webbing at the collar bone with your thumb and index finger – as if you are massaging their shoulder. If you can pinch too much webbing, tighten the harness some more and check again.
Improper harness fit may cause the straps to come off the shoulder during a crash and partially or totally eject your child from the seat. So, skip the bulky coat and dress in thin layers. Have your child wear their coat back to front once properly harnessed or use a blanket on particularly cold days.
It allows parents to make the choice to keep their children rear facing for longer.
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