One of a parent's primary concerns when driving with their baby is that their child is comfortable and happy in their car seat, which often involves the use of aftermarket accessories. However, any aftermarket product not made by the manufacturer of the car seat can void its warranty. This is because these items have not been crash-tested with the manufacturer's brand of car seat, and can alter its performance.
To help you protect the investment on your child's safety, we've gathered some of the more common car seat accessories that are used, and some of the alternatives you can make to keep your baby comfortable and happy! And as always, be sure to check your manufacturer's warranty to see their official statement on what is, and is not, approved for use.