Tag Archive | transponder key

Thieves using old keys or “jiggler” Keys to steal your car.

From our neighbor to the north comes this story of a group of thieves using what is known as a jiggler key to steal vehicles. These clever fools have been stocking up on old car keys found God only knows where, maybe the trash or from previous vehicles they or their family members have owned […]

Key Programming!

It seems that you can never be too prepared, making sure that you have a spare key for your vehicle is actually one of the least thought about aspects of readiness. You see it used to be as easy as walking into your hardware store to get a extra copy of your vehicle key, now […]

Transponder Keys – Changing Automotive Keys

The start of the 21st century has seen the exponential rise of computers and computer chips in more places than they have ever been before. One of the unusual places that computer chips have found their way into are car keys. Since the mid-2000’s it has been very common for car manufactures to include a […]