Evenflo Big Kid AMP Booster Car Seat Review 2019

The Evenflo Big Kid AMP Booster car seat has 6 adjustable height position and is a 2 in 1 booster. The 2 in 1 Evenflo booster has a removable backrest for quick transitioning from high back to backless booster. It’s for growing kids who are transitioning from a 5 harness booster to car seat booster. It is ideal for kids who can sit upright in a car seat.

Who is it for?

The Evenflo Big Kid booster is ideal for kids who are 4 years old and above. The high back booster is for kids weighing 30 to 110 pounds, and the height limit is between 38 to 57 inches. The backless booster is for kids weighing 40 to 110 pounds, and the height range is between 40 to 57 inches.

The 6-different positions of the headrest can be adjusted as your child grow in size and height. It is so easy to adjust that you can set the desired position with one hand. The height can be adjusted while maintaining the headrest and side support in the right position. This bubbly blue color car seat has 2 cup holders. Your child can enjoy a fruit juice or water or snack while on the go.

The padding is energy absorbing to ensure your child is comfortable and safe during the drive. The padding is plush and comfortable around their body and head to keep them safe from any impacts.
Evenflo Booster Car Seat

Cleaning

The seat has removable pads and can be washed in a washing machine. Use the delicate option in the machine and wash in cold water. Use low heat and tumble dry for around 10 to 15 minutes. Children tend to spill snacks, and juice, you can always clean the seat pads from time to time, and maintain hygiene. Avoid lubricating or dipping in water any of the parts, unless washing is allowed. Clean the metal, plastic parts as well as the harness with water and use soap that is mild. Dry them, then with a cloth. The harness can be air dried.

Avoid using solvents or rough and harsh cleaners. While washing is careful not to damage the labels on the booster. Periodically, check the crotch buckle, to see if it has remains of food or debris. The buckle can be cleaned by placing it in warm water. Agitate the buckle slowly and gently, and the red button can be pressed a few times while the buckle is immersed in water. Do not use soap or lubricants to clean the buckle, it can cause damage.

The Evenflo booster is so stylish and comfortable looking that your child will be excited to get in the booster every time you take them for a drive. The seat belt guide is located just above the child’s ear level. This ensures the child can easily buckle into the seat belt, and be secure and safe while the car is in motion. Make sure you buckle the child in with the shoulder belt and lap belt as mentioned in the instruction manual.
Evenflo Booster Car Seat

Price

The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety has rated the Evenflo booster as the best bet. This booster is made in the USA with components from the US and global. This booster is priced at a very low price as compared to other boosters in the market. The dimension of the product is 16.5 x 19 x 33 inches. The weight of the product is 8.2 pounds.

Warranty

Evenflo provides 90 days warranty from the date of purchase. The warranty is for any damage to the product material. If there is damage and is within the warranty period then, Evenflo will either repair the product or even replace the product. To use the warranty, the purchaser must present the purchase proof which is an invoice or evidence that can also be the sale bill. The invoice or bill must have the date on which it is purchased to prove the product is within the warranty. The express warranty is only limited to the actual purchaser of the product and cannot be availed by a third party or if it is transferred to someone else.

Pros

Cons

  • 2 in 1 seat that can be converted to High back or backless as per your child’s requirement
  • Plush foam for head and side protection. This ensures that if your child falls asleep while traveling, their head receives good support and doesn’t fall sideways
  • Evenflo has provided this booster with 2 cup holders to enjoy snacks and drinks while on the go
  • The seat pad can be machine washed whereas, the plastic, metal, and harness can be cleaned with water and soap
  • It is a very reasonably priced product for the comfort and safety Evenflo is providing, which is better than most competitor’s product
  • Easy to install the booster
  • Comfortable seat and easy to buckle in
  • It doesn’t take a lot of space and will allow a place for another booster too, or it will have space to accommodate more travelers
  • It has a good rating by IIHS and follows safety measures to protect your child from any impacts
  • Evenflo provides 90 days warranty from the date of purchase. It will replace or repair the product if it’s within the warranty period
  • 6 adjustable position for your headrest for your child who is growing taller every day
  • It has adequate side coverage to protect your child from side impacts
  • The booster looks little flimsy. Your child will move around if the booster is not buckled properly. Ensure you follow the instructions in the manual to buckle your child in, properly and securely
  • The seat doesn’t have enough foam which makes kids quite uncomfortable

 

Conclusion

The assembling of the booster is easy. However, it is advisable to always read the instruction manual before assembling. Evenflo has been in the market for a very long time, and they make affordable and durable boosters. Safety and comfort have always been their priority. The BigKid AMP booster is no different. Evenflo has ensured to keep safety, durability, and comfort as a priority while designing and manufacturing this booster. 

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