How Can You Get VW Replacement Keys?


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Volkswagen replacement keys can be purchased through locksmiths or key retailers, such as Keyless Ride. These companies specialize and making transponder kits, which specifically work with its make and model. Volkswagen owners can also purchase the keys outright from the dealership.

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How Can You Get VW Replacement Keys?
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Newer vehicles use transponder keys, which have special chip-sets inside of them that allow the vehicle to unlock and turn on. Keyless Rides is a company that produces these keys, and programs them.

Another source to purchase keys is from Volkswagen. These keys are more expensive then aftermarket units, but are generally programmed by the dealership on site. They require little to no work by the consumer in order to work.

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