Portland Chevy Car Key Replacement Service
Chevy car key replacement service can help you get back on the road in no time. Whether you need a basic, transponder, or high security key, our expert locksmith team can cut and program the key for you on the spot. Which key you will need cut depends on the year and model of your vehicle; for example, a 1995 Chevy Blazer is going to be a basic key which can be cut usually within 30 minutes or less, where as a 2013 Chevy Camaro key is a high security key that will need to be cut to either a “snake” or “dimple” laser cut as well as programmed, and can take anywhere from an hour to 3 depending on the complexity of the key wave.
Portland Chevy Car Key Replacement Service Is The Best
Portland Chevy Car Key Replacement Service for basic keys is usually a painless process. The locksmith will take the cuts from either your lock or ignition and cut the key for you on the spot. These keys are on most Chevy models before 2000. The key does not require programming, so they will typically be in and out before you know it. You can tell you have a basic key two ways: it is a plain metal key, or, if there is a cover on the top, if there is no chip inside the key.
Transponder keys are a little more complete
Transponder keys are a little more complex. These keys are cut the same way as a basic key but requires the key to be programmed with your cars computer in order to disengage the kill switch and start your car. This is a security feature designed to help make sure your vehicle can not be stolen by using a different key. However, they are not completely fail safe. These types of keys will take longer to cut and program, especially if you also need a new remote for your vehicle.
High security keys are the most complex
High security keys are the most complex and provide the best protection against theft. These keys have been known to be dealer only since they require a specific key wave and programming in order to unlock or start your vehicle. Depending on the ignition, these keys will be cut to either a “dimple” or “snake pattern. These keys provide the highest security system, and will require more time to cut and program than a transponder or basic key. These keys are becoming the standard for 2013-2016 Chevy models.
No matter which key you need, we’ve got you covered. Call today for all of your Portland Chevy Car Key Replacement Service needs today.