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1998-2002 Honda and Toyota Keys

Posted by Lynn Chambers on Tuesday, February 24, 2015,
Did you know if you lose your only vehicles' key to an older Honda or Toyota vehicle that you could have to replace your immobilizer unit in the vehicle right alongside the keys? When Toyota and Honda first introduced transponder based systems in their vehicles to prevent auto theft, the immobilizer unit in these vehicles was meant to be replaced along with the keys. The keys are assigned to to the vehicles immobilizer unit from the factory. Unless the units computer is re-flashed (Honda) alo...
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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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Honda or Acura Ignition Change, Key Problems, ECM replacement-Read This!

Posted by Lynn Chambers on Saturday, March 1, 2014, In : Automotive Locksmith Blog 
Did your vehicle ignition recently need to be replaced or changed on an Acura or Honda vehicle made after 2003? Be sure that your mechanic also changed the plastic hub around the face of the ignition lock. There are two plastic connectors and an FCC Label on the transponder based ignition portion of the ignition lock housing. This part is called the immobilizer control unit receiver, and allows transfer of information from the vehicles' key to the vehicles ECM. Make sure you transfer the old ...
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