Child Seat Problems of Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback owners have reported 6 child seat related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 3 most common child seat problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's child seat (4 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's child seat material/padding (1 problem). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Child Seat related problems of Subaru Outback

  Recently reported Child Seat problems of Subaru Outback

The Child Seat problem

The contact owns a britax advocate 70 g3 rearfacing infant seat, model number 39bg81a. The seat was manufactured in October of 2013. The safety seat was being utilized in a 2015 Subaru Outback. The contact stated that the harness straps fractured.   Read details...

The Child Seat Material/padding problem

Harness material on car seat is too soft to retain flat configuration; rolls up into rope-shape inside shoulder pads, bunches and binds in harness hardware. Seeking a way to get initiate a replacement by manufacturer. Did contact mfgr.   Read details...

The Child Seat Tether Strap problem

Concern regarding the top tether for the child's car seat that is mounted on the ceiling of the car. The consumer installed three car seats in the backseat of the vehicle and the top tethers were mounted to the provided mounts.   Read details...

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