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Old 12-08-2010, 02:37 PM
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I have a 99 Ram with a crew cab. I bought a car seat for my daughter that "highly recommends" using the LATCH system for installing it in the forward facing position. Well my truck doesn't have that. Is it possible to purchase parts and install it, or possibly rig something up that does pretty much the same thing?

More specifically, I am looking for the anchor for the tether that hooks over the top of the bench seat. I can use the seatbelt for the base.
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I would look at vehicles that already have the anchors. My 02 Caravan has them, probably mount them to the back wall of the cab or to the seat frame.
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If i were you, i would go to either the dealership or even better, call your local Automobile Club, like AAA or AAC if you live in Canada & they will tell you where you can go to get shown the proper way to attach the safety seat. Where i live, the Highway Patrol will tell you where to go
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Hope you didn't buy it used, a car seat that has been in an accident can't be trusted. Rep points to GTYankee for the last post, really good reference sites.
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