Chicco KeyFit 30 Review

KeyFit 30 Infant Car Seat


The Chicco KeyFit 30 is a convenient infant seat with an easy to install base and it is possible to install the seat with or without the base when you have to use someone else’s vehicle.  It is one of the most popular infant seats for small and premature babies. You can use this seat with many Chicco strollers.

However, some parents report that the canopy is too small and cushioning does not breathe well because of the fabric but overall, the KeyFit 30 is one of the most popular infant car seats among parents.

ModelChicco Keyfit 30
Our Rating
PriceSee Price
TypeInfant Seat
Minimum Weight Limit4 pounds
Maximum Weight Limit30 pounds
Height Limit30 Inches
Harness Type5-point harness with one-pull tightener
Expiration6 years


PROS: Very easy to attach and detach from its base. The Chicco KeyFit 30 is a great car seat for small babies and premature infants,

CONS: Some parents are complaining about the cushions. They say the fabric do not breathe and make their babies sweat a lot. The canopy should be bigger.


The base is very easy to install and will fit almost every car. Another great feature of the Keyfit 30 is,  you can also install it without the base, just follow the instructions in the manual, or watch the videos below.  This infant seat is also  Also it is compatible with most of Chicco strollers.

Chicco KeyFit Car Seat Installation Video

Chicco KeyFit Car Seat Installation Without the Base