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Buying Electronic vehicle keys on Ebay and Amazon

Posted by Lynn Chambers on Thursday, April 21, 2016, In : Automotive Locksmith Blog 
If you are in the market for a spare key for your automobile, check with a locksmith first on what type of keys are best for your vehicle. Truly, sometimes a good deal is just that; a good deal. Often times, we think we can buy almost anything online on shopping sites like Ebay and Amazon. While there are some good deals to be had, electronic car keys are too important an item to buy used, or worse, China imports. Many of the keys on Ebay and Amazon are re-purposed to look and seem new, while...
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Toyota Keys 1999-2003

Posted by Lynn Chambers on Wednesday, May 13, 2015,
Did you know some Toyota vehicle owners have no choice but to replace the cars computer once the last spare key is lost? Not every vehicle was transponder based, but those that were need the computer changed to be able to program new keys so the car will start and run again. Transponders are basically a computer chip which tells the vehicles computer that the right key is being used, and it is ok to start the vehicle. These were added to Toyota vehicles because of the high rate of some models...
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Key-less Entry-Does My Car Truck or SUV have this? How can I tell?

Posted by Lynn Chambers on Monday, October 20, 2014,
All vehicles are issued a 16 digit code called a Vehicle Identification Number from the factory regardless of company, year or country of origin. Most car dealers can use this information provided by the customer to obtain information that might not be obvious to the vehicles' owner. One of these not so obvious things might be the features the vehicle was assigned when it was manufactured by the car maker. For example, key-less entry might have been installed from the vehicle and one car remo...
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GM Cars, trucks, SUVs key and lock problems

Posted by Lynn Chambers on Thursday, August 21, 2014, In : Automotive Locksmith Blog 
So what can you do when your ignition lock or door lock stops working correctly? What can you do with a broken key problem? If you try and glue a key or remote back together, it will not work. Improperly repaired keys stuck together with glue or tape only prolong the issue you are having. Imagine getting glue inside the ignition, door lock or trunk lock. Glue inside any lock is an invitation for a lock replacement. Our company can repair locks and keys at a fraction of the cost of a lock repl...
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Broken Car Key? Broken Remote? Call After 6 Locksmith

Posted by Lynn Chambers on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, In : Automotive Locksmith Blog 
Broken remote? Broken electronic smart key? Broken car key? We can help! Just like the pictures below, sometimes you only need the housing of a key, also known as a key shell. Most shells cost only $25, and key cutting will cost an additional $25.00. So, for only $50 you could replace your seemingly broken or damaged key for a fraction of the cost of a replacement key. You might ask, what if the key or remote doesn't work at all? Call us for a free quote, it's that simple.
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