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A typical car seat has several built in harnesses and their own internal system of restraints designed to help protect young children who are not yet large enough to be protected by an automobile's traditional seat belts. A booster seat simply helps raise an older child up enough in the seat to be protected by the car's standard safety belt system.

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Q: How does a booster seat differ from a car seat?
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Are there seat belts in the middle for a booster seat?

no, but you have to connect the seatbelt connected to the actual car to the booster seat. but there is a seat belt in the middle for a car seat.

Can you use a booster seat in the passenger seat of car?

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What height do you have to be to sit in the car with no booster seat?

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How do you attach a car seat booster?

Try reading the information that came with the car seat booster when you bought it. If you lost it or it does not help, try looking up the car seat booster and its brand online for help and additional information. You can also visit the store where you purchased it from and speak to someone in customer service regarding your issue.

A car that can hold a booster regular car seat and an infant car seat anything out there that can do that?

I don't think you can purchase something which will serve as a booster seat AND an infant car seat in one, if that's the thing you are after. It is possible to use two seats in one car though, just bear in mind that they should both be in the back and fitted well.

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