Vehicle2011 Buick Enclave CXL1 4dr SUV (3.6L 6cyl 6A)
Review2nd & 3rd row seats are almost impossible to buckle using backless &"with-backs" toddler booster seats (infant car seats w/5-point harness are ok).
The latch at bottom of the seat does not budge & presses against the booster so tightly, you'll rub your knuckles raw trying to get the buckle in....also, the buckle is slightly angled making things even more difficult.
I transport four 5-year-olds to Kndgarten & not one of them can buckle in......I bought 3 different brands of boosters, & nothing helps.
There's just not enough room on the seat for the booster to fit against the latch.
Buick suggested a belt extender; Buick later said NOT to use extender; they are perplexed for solution.
Best Features(1) DVD option is great; (2) Automatically starting up the car by remote; (3) Automatic rear lift gate; (4) Smooth and quiet ride.
Worst Features(1) Wider seats or better placement of seat belt latch to accommodate toddler booster seats; (2) Somewhere to hang dry cleaning; (3) larger storage compartments on driver's and passenger's door.
on 02/03/12 20:47 PM (PST)
This is not a new issue as we have experienced it with our 2010 Enclave. We have tried two diffrent booster seats (one of which has a base which was two inches smaller) and have yet to find one that works. We have contacted our dealership, but they insist that they have not hear of this problem.Report it
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