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Best Seasons of Family Matters  

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It's such a great series, so let's rank every season of Family Matters from best to worst. In case you were born after Y2K, Family Matters is a hysterical 90s sitcom that revolves around the Winslows, a suburban Chicago family. The star of the show, however, ends up becoming their dorky next door neighbor, a boy named Steven Q. Urkel who has a massive crush on their daughter Laura, though he constantly accidentally creates havoc in their lives. 

If you're a long time Urkel fan, then come on in and vote for which season of Family Matters is your favorite. In case you've never seen the show or perhaps it's just been awhile, fear not. Here you'll also find brief overviews of each season of Family Matters to remind you which wacky antics Steve was up to during each.

Family Matters Season 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best Seasons of Family Matters
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Family Matters Season 2

Season 2 first premiered on September 21, 1990 and contains 25 episodes. This season, Steve Urkel, who was originally supposed to be a smaller recurring role, is upgraded to a series regular. 

Some of the most popular episodes of this season include "Boxcar Blues," "Dog Day Halloween," and "I Should Have Done Something."

Memorable moments from this season include:

- Laura and Urkel work jobs at a restaurant named Leroy's, until Urkel accidentally burns it down. 

- Laura winds up partnered up with Urkel during a class assignment about marriage. 

- Eddie gets into trouble when he takes on a pool shark for money.

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Family Matters Season 3 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best Seasons of Family Matters
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Family Matters Season 3

Season 3 first premiered on September 20, 1991 and contains 25 episodes. Urkel continues to create hilarious havoc for Laura and the rest of the Winslows both at school and home.

Some of the most popular episodes of this season include "Born To Be Mild," "Farewell, My Laura," and "The Love God."

Memorable moments from this season include:

- Urkel invents a jet-pack to use in a rope climbing competition against a classmate in order to win Laura's favor.

- Urkel takes Carl to small claims court when he accidentally kills his prize Peruvian Beetle. 

-When Urkel's parents go out of town, he crashes at the Winslow's house with disastrous results.

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Family Matters Season 5 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best Seasons of Family Matters
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Family Matters Season 5

Season 5 first premiered on September 24, 1993 and contains 24 episodes. This season, Urkel invents a transformation chamber that allows him to become the dashing Stefan Urquelle, in an attempt to win Laura's heart.

Some of the most popular episodes of this season include "Grandmama," "Mr. Urkel and Mr. Cool," and "Presumed Urkel."

Memorable moments from this season include:

- Myra wants to be closer to Urkel, so she transfers to his school.

- Harriette embarrasses Laura with her attempts to become a hip, cool mom.

- Urkel declares that he will figure out a way to transform himself into Stephan permanently.

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Family Matters Season 4 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best Seasons of Family Matters
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Family Matters Season 4

Season 4 first premiered on September 18, 1992 and contains 24 episodes. This season Urkel's antics include accidentally super-gluing his hand to Laura. This is also the season when he meets a new love interest in the form of Myra Monkhouse.

Some of the most popular episodes of this season include "It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Urkel," "Tender Kisses," and "Walk On the Wild Side."

Memorable moments from this season include: 

- Urkel and Carl decide to settle their differences by facing off on an episode of American Gladiators.

- Just as Carl tries out a new technique to control his blood pressure, Urkel asks him to help him learn to drive. 

- Laura's guardian angel decides to teach her a lesson by having her experience life from Urkel's point of view for a day.

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