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___ Manufacturer’s padding used for safe positioning

___ Your baby needs padding added in the car seat for safe positioning

Use rolled up receiving blankets, small towels, or cloth diapers:

□ Along one side

□ Along both sides

□ Between the legs      


If you have any questions, please call:

  • Children’s - Minneapolis 612-813-5846
  • Children’s - St. Paul 651-220-6256

For more information about car seats, these resources are available:


Reviewed 4/2017

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