car key programming

Volkswagen Golf key replacement in Streatham, London

Volkswagen Golf key replacement made easy It goes without saying that, when losing the only car key while enjoying time out at the park, it can turn the day upside down in a split second. This was the case for our customer, where, while enjoying the family time out at the park in Streatham lost…

Aston Martin lost car key

Who to call when Aston Martin car keys are lost   Having the Aston Martin car key lost is nothing to be ashamed of. It is an accident that nowadays happens more often than not. The same goes for misplacing the car keys. Accidents happen all the time and the questions that usually come to…

Alfa Romeo Mito key replacement – A case study

Another challenge! At Car Keys Solutions we frequently find ourselves challenged by situations that even main dealerships have no idea how to deal with. And that means we often have to come up with our own solutions to vehicle key problems. Here’s one such situation: we recently had to work on an Alfa Romeo MITO…

Do you know your car keys?

Replacing car keys used to be relatively a simple matter. It was strictly cutting a new metal key as it would be usually done with any other metal key. Those days are long gone. Nowadays, these car keys have become more sophisticated, which not only requires to be cut but also needs to be programmed.…

Electronic Car Keys – Innovation at Its Best!

Much like everything else today, car keys have gone through a significant transformation. Putting tradition behind itself, cars now operate solely on electronic car keys, and we aren’t complaining. Traditionally, metal car keys would be used. And although old is gold and nothing can ever come close to old school methods, metal car keys truly…

2 Ways to get Car Key Replacements and 3 Ways to avoid the inconvenience of lost car keys

Every now and again, we are faced with the doom of having our keys locked inside our vehicle, broken or… worst of all… lost altogether! And what is one to do when this occurs? Head straight to your nearest locksmith for a car key replacement. Car key replacements may sound trivial until you hear your…

Auto Locksmith – The Beacon of Hope for Locked-Out Car Owners

Auto locksmith are a godsend. They have saved many car owners like the common ‘I locked myself out’ category of individuals, or ‘I can’t seem to find my car keys’ camp. Either way, auto locksmiths have always saved the day. The profession of car locksmiths is not to be trivialised, because truly, they are the…

Programming Key for 2017 Dodge Charger

Earlier this week a customer brought in their 2017 Dodge Charger so we could program their key fob. Here’s an interesting fact though… did you know that many sports cars have 2 different key fobs, that each have different control over the car? In this vehicle’s case, the black key limits the car to just…

What to do when you have your key fob lost or stolen… ensuring the old fob no longer works with your car

When you lose your car keys, or are a victim of key or keyless entry fob theft, it’s difficult to not panic – it’s important that you remember car key programming as key process. As well as having a new key made, it’s essential that you follow various steps to ensure that your old fob…

Emergency BMW Car Key Callout at Gatwick Airport

When another locksmith company was called before us to this emergency lost key situation for a customer at Gatwick Airport, serious damage was caused to the vehicle. Fortunately, we were able to reach the customer and make the job right again. For more information on the services we offer for BMW keys, click here At…

BMW Car Keys – from late 1990s to 2019 – Styles, Faults, Defects & Maintenance

In this video, George Stoica, our founder, talks through the BMW car keys and BMW replacement keys through the years… from the late 1990s to 2019. For more information on the services we offer for BMW keys, click here At Car Keys Solutions, our expert team uses the latest equipment and technologies for emergency key…