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Diono Rainier vs Maxi-Cosi Pria 85

Diono Rainier

Maxi-Cosi Pria 85

Spec Comparison of Diono Rainier and Maxi-Cosi Pria 85

Diono Rainier Maxi-Cosi Pria 85
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Type
All-In-One Convertible Car Seat Convertible Car Seat
Color Options
Black forest, Glacier, Midnight black, Orchid, Black mist, Black plum Passionate Pink, Devoted Black, Brilliant Navy, Blue, Black, Loyal grey, Sparkling grey, Triangle flow, Water color
Child Weight Min – Rear Facing
5 lbs
4 lbs with insert, 14 lbs with no insert
Child Weight Max- Rear Facing
50 lbs
40 lbs
Child Weight Max- Forward Facing
20-90 lbs 22-85 lbs
Child Standing Height
44″ or less
Child Seated Shoulder Height Min – Rear Facing
Child Seated Shoulder Height Max – Rear Facing
Child Seated Shoulder Height – Forward Facing
Shoulder Width
14″
12″
Inside Hip Width
10″
Inside Seat Depth
12″
13″
Inside Seat Height
26″
External Widest Point
20″
Type of Harness
Safe Stop energy absorbing harness system Perfect Fit one-hand harness height adjustment
Lowest Harness Position
8″
9″
Highest Harness Position
16.5″
17″
Expiration Date
8 years as harness: 12 years as booster 10 years
Car Seat Weight
28.4 lbs
18.8 lbs
Car Seat Height
28.5″
Car Seat Width
18.5″
Car Seat Depth
16″
Features
  • The Diono Rainier is the ultimate in car seat safety, made with a full steel frame for unmatched protection and durability
  • 12-position adjustable head support and reinforced extra-deep side walls with energy-absorbing EPS foam surround your child’s head and body for maximum side impact protection
  • Grows with your child from birth to booster: rear-facing from 5-50 lbs., forward-facing from 20-90 lbs. in a five-point harness, and booster mode from 50-120 lbs. (up to 57″ tall)
  • Space-saving design allows extra room for passengers while providing spacious interior for your child
  • New cover designs inspired by European fashion, featuring premium plush fabric for ultimate comfort, better longevity and durability
  • Steel alloy frame and aluminum reinforced sides
  • Adjustable head support, reinforced for complete side impact safety
  • 14-40 pounds rear-facing and 22-85 pounds forward-facing
  • Safer side impact protection thanks to Air Protect: Advanced air cushion system protects your child’s head where it’s needed most in a side impact crash
  • Not just easy to clean. It’s the easiest The seat pad removes with simple snaps to open, and there’s never a need to uninstall the seat or rethread the harness to get the pad on and off
  • Seat pad is both machine washable and dryer safe
  • Handy harness holders keep harness straps out of the way for easy boarding

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