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      01-27-2011, 11:47 PM   #1
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e93 and 2 kids - Recaro ProSport child seats

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Here are some photos of the Recaro ProSport seats we recently purchased. They fit very well and the boys think they have their own race car seats. In/out access isn't as easy as a minivan, but its much better than I expected. The seats are attached with the LATCH system, but there is no place to attach the top tether.

While I don't recommend it as the everyday family cruiser, it's great for the occassional weekend family drive. Only problem so far is that our 5 year old likes the top down while the 2.5 year old likes it up.
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      01-27-2011, 11:48 PM   #2
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thats awesome haha. you should get a pair of Recaros for the front
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      01-27-2011, 11:50 PM   #3
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Now that's what I call the Ultimate compromising machine. Awesome.
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      01-28-2011, 12:03 AM   #4
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Nice, now take it to the track, throw a couple of Cabbage Patch kids in the back and wait for the responses!!
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      01-28-2011, 11:16 AM   #5
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Nice, now take it to the track, throw a couple of Cabbage Patch kids in the back and wait for the responses!!
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      01-28-2011, 11:48 AM   #6
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amazing seats for the kids
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      01-28-2011, 12:05 PM   #7
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ha, nicely done.
i couldnt really tell from the 2nd picture, but did you put a protective layer between the recaro and the seating surface?
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      01-28-2011, 12:09 PM   #8
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i will be doing the same nice job bro !
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      01-28-2011, 12:39 PM   #9
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Nice always said if I ever had kids thats the child seat their getting.
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      01-28-2011, 12:41 PM   #10
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that's what you call riding in style, for driver, passenger and kids !!\\

Good stuff, who said vert's are not practical??!!??
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      01-28-2011, 02:26 PM   #11
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Nice setup! Now that's a family hauler I won't mind taking out.
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      01-28-2011, 03:56 PM   #12
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nice! top down looks like the easiest way to load up the munchkins over the e90/92.

very cool
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      01-28-2011, 07:23 PM   #13
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Aren't Recaro Kids seat not legal in North America? Some sort of safety rating compliance issue?
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hahaha, kids are learning about Recaro seats early on
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saw a little kid in his Recaro seat in the back of his mom's 911 cab yesterday. Can't be too safe lol
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hahaha awesome
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ha, nicely done.
i couldnt really tell from the 2nd picture, but did you put a protective layer between the recaro and the seating surface?
Thanks for all the comments. I took this photo before putting in the seat protector which I picked up about week later. Didn't do any damage -- just the indentions from the seat.
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      01-28-2011, 08:25 PM   #18
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Aren't Recaro Kids seat not legal in North America? Some sort of safety rating compliance issue?
I am pretty sure they are legal as I purchased them at a local Dallas retailer (Buy Buy Baby a division of Bed Bath and Beyond). This is a newer product line that came out within the last year or so. Only drawback is they are heavier than the Britax alternatives.
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These are the toddler versions. My boys love it as well. Sorry for poor pic.
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      01-28-2011, 09:58 PM   #20
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I have a Recaro convertible car seat for my 8 month old in my E92. Right now it's in the rear facing position and fits perfectly. People that notice it seem to love the fact that there's an infant seat in the back of an M3.
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