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Common Microchip Car Keys Myths

Common Microchip Car Keys Myths

Microchip car keys, also referred to as transponder keys are more common in modern cars and remain part of the car’s security features. The microchip key usually comprises of a code that only your car can recognize, and your car will never start without such a key and the right programming. Which means thieves wouldn’t be successful in making away with the car. There are a lot of myths about how transponder keys work and these myths have been debunked by experts;

Car manufacturers are the only ones who can program a transponder key

Many people do think that only manufacturers can program and re-program a transponder key. Though the manufacturer and dealership operators have the right tools and software to program transponder keys, they are not the only ones who can perform such. QuickPro Locksmith can help you program your transponder keys if it gets damaged or lost. Also, QuickPro Locksmith will re-program the transponder at budget-friendly rates. 

Transponder keys can be easily disabled

Some people still believe that tech-savvy thieves can disable transponder keys with the aid of special equipment, but this is untrue because disabling transponder key requires special software and tools, only available to auto locksmith technicians and car dealership. 

Transponder key can be purchased online

Though you can purchase a transponder key online, that does not mean your transaction will be successful. There are numerous scams out there and you can lose your hard-earned cash to them easily. If you are shopping for a transponder key online, you need to do some research to be sure you are not dealing with a scammer. A much safer option to get your transponder key is to contact QuickPro Locksmith. You may want to contact an auto dealership as well but keep in mind that it takes a much longer time to get your transponder key, programmed through an auto dealership and their prices are much higher than auto locksmith technicians. 

QuickPro Locksmith offers 100% reliable and efficient transponder key programming services

Transponder keys do make your car more secure and at the same time, suck keys require extra care. It is important that you always work with a reputable auto locksmith to ensure that your transponder key is working efficiently. There are certain transponder keys that only work for cars made within the country and there are some that work with both foreign and locally made cars, you may want to speak with a professional auto locksmith technician for more information on this. 

QuickPro Locksmith offers certified and insured auto locksmith technicians that are versatile in providing transponder programming and replacement services for all brands of modern cars. Just like the manual keys, transponder keys can be lost to theft or misplaced, and you don’t want to be stranded for long, especially in unknown places. Give us a call at QuickPro Locksmith, our emergency auto locksmith technician will be right there to help you out. We are available 24/7 and even on public holidays to deliver great auto locksmith service.