Toyota Car Key Replacement
Since there is such a wide assortment of different types of vehicle keys for Toyotas, you need to be sure that you’re getting the right key for your model. A key may look identical but it could be equipped with different electronics, meaning that it actually may not work for your vehicle. You can call American Best Locksmith or your local dealer to find out exactly what key you need for your car. Whether you have lost or broken your existing key, or simply want a spare, we are only one phone call away. We offer the best Toyota car key replacement services around!
Toyota Models with Computer or ECU Reflash
If you have lost your keys for a Toyota model made between 1998 and 2004 the computer or ECU may have to be reflashed to program new keys to the car. This also applies if you only have a valet key and would like to get a new or additional key for the vehicle. For key replacements on these years of Toyotas, the dealer will install a new computer in your car at a cost ranging from $800.00 to $2000.00, they may tell you that is the only way to get new keys and that they are the only ones that can do this service, but in the majority of cases this is not true. At American Best Locksmith, we have the equipment needed to make Toyota car key replacements and also to reflash the computer to complete the necessary programming. The cost for us to provide this service ranges from $300.00 to $500.00. We perform our professional Toyota car key replacement services right at your location, so there’s no need for towing services and the costly fees associated with such. There are some models that show ECU replacement or reflashing is necessary when in reality there is no transponder system used on that car, and replacement keys can be remade at a very reasonable price. Call American Best Locksmith today and we will come to your location, generate the new keys, remove the ECU, reflash and reinstall it, and then program the new keys to the car in a quick and convenient fashion.