What is the difference between a Smart Key and a Keyless Fob?

During the course of the past decade, there have been a number of different remote keyless entry systems and automotive security devices that have appeared on the market. Two of the most success innovations have come in the forms of the smart key and the keyless fob. Both of these devices offer car owners excellent [...]

What is Car Key Programming?

Most car owners do not give much thought into how the keyless remote control for their car locks actually works until they require a set of replacement car keys. When an automotive locksmith completes an order for car key replacement, he uses some fairly simple car key programming tools in order to replace a customers [...]

Volkswagen Car Key Replacement

Most people would be surprised at the spectrum of vehicles Car Key Replacement service on a daily basis, whether it's broken car keys, lost car keys or keys locked in a car, Car Key Replacement can help you. Volkswagen car key replacement enquiries are one of the most common but we can also help with [...]

What basic services does a vehicle locksmith provide?

The need for a professional vehicle locksmith will arise from several unknown circumstances. People most often require just the basic service of gaining entry to the vehicle. Top quality companies like carkeyreplacement.co.uk go above and beyond this frequent operation and provide customers with a multitude of services. Is the key bent or broken? In some cases, [...]

Is a roadside vehicle locksmith expensive?

When selecting a service for any type of vehicle repair, most customers will do a cost/benefit analysis. This compare and contrast thought process is actually encouraged by us. On one hand, a typical service station without the ability to solve the issue on-site will tow the vehicle to the mechanics shop. By having the car [...]

Who can replace Transponder Keys?

A transponder is a self-contained unit consisting of a tiny microprocessor and radio receiver/ transmitter. Transponders are embedded in the plastic head of a car key and do not need a battery to power them. Each transponder’s chip has a code unique to a specific car or VIN (vehicle identification Number). When a key is [...]

Transponder Key Programing

A transponder is a self-contained unit consisting of a tiny microprocessor and radio receiver/ transmitter. Transponders are embedded in the plastic head of a car key and do not need a batter to power. Each transponder’s chip has a code unique to a specific car or VIN (vehicle identification Number). When a key is placed [...]

Who do you contact to replace stolen car keys?

In most cases where a person is locked out of their car, he/she has either locked their keys in the car or has simply misplaced the keys. There are however, some occasions when an individual knows without a shadow of a doubt that someone has stolen car keys from them. When this happens, car key [...]

Where can I find a specialist Car Locksmith?

Since more expensive luxury modern vehicles are often equipped with sophisticated technology you need to make sure the car locksmiths used are qualified to handle the sensitive mechanics of your car for key replacement needs. New technology such as ECU programming used in order to prevent vehicle theft is based on advanced electronic devices rather [...]

Why owners should purchase multiple Replacement Car Keys

When you are faced with needing to to order a set of replacement car keys, it can be tempting to order a single set so that you can keep your expenses down and just get back on the road. However, you can often avoid the need of ever having to hire a car key replacement [...]