CAR KEY AND CAR KEY FOB REPLACEMENT SERVICE

FAQs

What are key fobs?

Key fobs control multiple electronic functions of your vehicle and you typically hold one in your hand.

Its major functions include starting your car and opening or locking its doors.

Some fobs are advanced to the point where you can just push a button to start the car without ever actually touching it.

You may see a fob as a stand-alone device or as one part of a mechanical set of keys.

Fob manufacturers typically create them from hard plastic.

It's inconvenient and unsafe to lose a fob or have it break.

Drivers depend on their fobs a lot these days.

This makes losing one a real hassle.

If that happens to you, just call us at any time of the day or night for immediate help.

Can you replace the fob for my car?

Our locksmiths have many years of experience handling each step required to replace a fob.

The first thing they do is locate a new key fob that meets your car's specifications.

We encourage you to contact us for immediate service as soon as you know that the fob needs replacement.

Our technicians have extensive knowledge about car security and will provide you with better service than you would receive at a dealership for a lower cost.

Can you program my fob too?

It's better than going to a dealership because we offer the same expert services, have extensive knowledge about vehicle security, and charge much less.

We want you to feel safe in addition to fully satisfied with the work we perform.

Will you be able to program my fob?

When it comes to vehicle safety, it's not worth it to cut corners just to save a few dollars.

You don't want to leave your car vulnerable for anyone to get into to steal your valuables inside or even the car itself.

Remember that our company is just a phone call awayhere and that we respond to service calls at all hours.

You can't take chances when it comes to your personal security and the security of your vehicle.

Too many variables are at play to answer a simple yes or no to this question.

For starters, we need to know the make and model of your vehicle.

How hard is it to replace a key fob?

It's easier to do when you only need an unbranded and general fob, but we have no problem replacing a factory-made fob as well.

We can usually locate a new fob fairly quickly.

Would anything bad happen if I program my own fob?

Not necessarily, but keep in mind it won't be possible to do this with all types of vehicles.

The first thing you need to do is locate a blank remote.

Should I try to program a fob myself?

It may be possible for you to do this in certain situations.

You would need to find a blank remote in addition to the programming instructions for the fob.

That is because they are only available to professional locksmiths.

Rather than go through this aggravation, just call us and have us do the work from the very beginning.

You can save yourself this type of aggravation by contacting our company at the start of the project.

Another potential drawback to programming your own fob is that some methods of self-instruction require you to have extra keys available for your car already.

This ensures that quality and speed of the work.

A second choice is to take your key fob to a car dealership and buy a new one.

We feel the first option is the best because it ensures the correctness of the work.

Although not all dealerships do this, some have the reputation of taking advantage of people who appear desperate for help by increasing the price as much as they can.

Your final option is to obtain a blank replacement fob and attempt to program it yourself.

If you choose to program your own fob, you will need to locate a blank replacement and follow the instructions that come with it in exact order.

The choice to self-program a fob isn't available with every type of vehicle.

It will cost you the least amount of money at the time of service, but it's very likely you will pay more later when the replacement breaks due to improper programming or another common error.

In a situation like this, it's best to go with spending the least over the life of the car and gaining the greatest return on investment.

This option usually costs less upfront but could cost you more over time.

How long will it take to replace my fob?

When you consider our transparent and competitive pricing model, we hope you will agree that working with a professional is your best bet.

How long should I expect this to take?

Most jobs take between 10 and 20 minutes to complete, but it could be more or less depending on the number and complexity of the steps we need to follow to program your fob.

If your vehicle is designed in such a way that our locksmiths don't need to work with a diagnostic portal, the time for service will fall on the lower end of the spectrum.

Situations that can drive the time estimate up are when we need to cut or deprogram a key.

Due to the extensive experience our locksmiths bring to their jobs, this normally goes quickly as well.

Rest assured, we will never hurry through a job at the expense of quality or safety.

Should I plan to have my vehicle nearby at the same time you program the fob?

Yes, we would appreciate this as we are unable to make a fob replacement unless your vehicle is right there.

We can only create a replacement for your fob when the vehicle is in the same vicinity.

This is the best way for us to make sure that the programming we just completed works as expected.

We do understand that your car may not be drivable, so we are happy to come to your location to complete programming of your fob.

We will send a technician to you immediately, day or night.

It doesn't matter if it's day, evening, night, on a weekend, or on a holiday.

Replacing the fob of your car can be time-consuming when you assume that you need to figure out how to do it yourself because it's hard to trust others with your car.

Many of our staff have experienced damage such as dents and scratches when leaving their vehicle for repair.

That will never happen to a customer.

Not only are we highly skilled and use the most state-of-the art equipment, but we believe in treating your property the same way we would treat our own.

Our locksmiths take pride in their job and feel a deep satisfaction from helping customers when they're in a bad situation.

Our locksmiths chose this line of work because they enjoy helping people through a stressful situation.

It's rewarding to turn anxiety into a smile and send people back to what they were doing before the key fob of their car required repair or replacement.

We promise to have someone on their way to your location within minutes 24 hours a day and seven days a week.

There's never a bad time to call us or to trust us with your car.

Here is the list of the key services our company offers:

  • Car key extraction
  • Remote keys
  • Remote keys
  • Car keys
  • Programming Fob keys
  • VAT system keys

Sometimes replacing a key to a vehicle isn't as simple as you would expect.

This isn't the time to take chances when a professional locksmith is readily available at 24 hours a day.

We will dispatch a locksmith who will promptly assist you in making a new key.

Our locksmiths can make you a perfect spare key while they are at your location, in just minutes.

It's our goal to surpass your expectations. We do this by repairing your current issue as well as helping you take a proactive approach to future prevention.

We look for the model and design of your key to make sure that we create the new one correctly.

You can tell when the person who responds to your call is not a professional locksmith if he or she doesn't do this.

Our company requires service employees to inspect each lock personally and use the specifications of the lock to create its replacement.

All of this takes place in a matter of minutes while you wait.

Do you need emergency key fob repair or replacement? Would you like a free quote with no follow-up obligation? If so, be sure to call our company as soon as you can.