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Car Key Programming Services in Montgomery, TX

April 15, 2019

Programming car keys will likely become a necessity at some point. Due to factors like wear and tear, the key may no longer fit the lock. Fortunately, car key programming is a difficult, specialized process that professionals with the right tools and skills can execute. The reality is that car keys today are pieces of sophisticated technology that provide extra layers of security for your vehicle. Every car has a somewhat different lock system, which means you’ll need a professional auto locksmith in Montgomery, TX to get the job done. Read on to find out more about this technology: Chip... View Article

What Kind of Key Do You Need for Your Vehicle?

March 10, 2019

Car keys used to be much simpler. As processes have become more automated and computerized, things became a bit more complicated and laser-cut keys became available. There are many different types of car keys now, which can make it difficult to choose which one’s right for you. At the same time, there are many more options now, so you can tailor your car key to your needs and budget. An expert auto locksmith in Montgomery, TX will know all about this and can help you get back on the road in no time. Read on to find out which key... View Article

The Ins and Outs of Interchangeable Locks

February 15, 2019

No one appreciates the hassle of having to keep dozens of keys on a key ring. They weigh you down, and finding the right key when you need it is never easy. That’s why master keys became popular. However, if a master key is lost or stolen, you may find yourself in a difficult position that demands every single lock be replaced. When an employee leaves the company and takes a key with them, for example, then you’ll have concerns about vandalism or potential stolen property. This is where interchangeable (IC) locks come in. An expert locksmith in Montgomery, TX... View Article

Programming a Remote for 2012 Toyota Corolla

July 7, 2018

I had a customer call me for some advice about their 2012 Toyota Corolla. They had lost their key and needed a new one made. The customer needed a remote head key key without remote start. Customer stated “I want a new key fob (the key with the black plastic on top with 4 buttons to lock/unlock the doors , pop the trunk, and panic). The dealer told me $400 and that no one else can do it because of their proprietary technology.” I told this client that we could program in a new key and they thought I might... View Article

Defiant or Gatehouse Door Knob ReKey

July 3, 2018

Probably the biggest challenge rekeying locks for DIY type consumers is disassembling the door knobs. I recently viewed a consumer post where the homeowner was having some challenges with a Defiant brand door knob. He was attempting to gain access to the lock cylinder but didn’t know exactly what to look for or how to go about the disassembly process. The following set of pictues should assist anyone in taking the lock cylinder out of this lockset. First I would like to recommend that you insert a key or keyblank into the keyhole of the lock cylinder. This allows you... View Article

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