We Fix Broken Car Keys

News Flash: You are not stuck with the badly designed key that came with your car. There are more durable options. The problem with making the remote and the chip key as one piece is that if the remote breaks, or the chip stops working, you have to replace the entire key. But if the … Read more

Brain Surgery (almost)

In this picture I am working on the computer from a 2000 Lexus (Toyota). For some reason Toyota did not provide a convenient way to replace lost keys for late 90’s and early 2000’s Toyota/Lexus vehicles. The dealers answer to an “all keys lost” situation is to replace the entire computer for about $1500. In … Read more

Honda Keys

Just a reminder, we FIX broken Honda keys. There are 2 groups of Honda car owners. Those that have experienced a broken key, and those that are going to have a broken key. Usually what happens is the plastic case breaks and then the owner duct tapes it back together, or worse, uses glue. Glue … Read more

Lost Keys, Isuzu NPR Commercial Truck

A local granite shed lost all the keys to this Isuzu NPR delivery truck. I was able to recreate the lost keys on site at the truck and get this truck back on the road and earning money for the business. #LocksmithMagic.

GM VATS Keys

This is an oldie. A 2001 Buick with the old GM “VATS” security chip. This type of key is the only “chip” key where you can actually see the chip. And it is the only chip system that can be bypassed. If you lose all your VATS keys, I can help. Your dealer can’t or … Read more

My Honda Key is Broken

Pro Tip: If you drive a Honda, sooner or later your remote headed key WILL break, guaranteed. We see a lot of them that look like the picture on the left. Whatever you do, don’t lose the internal parts, and don’t use super glue. If the internal parts are good, we can move them to … Read more

House Fire Destroys Car Keys

For the second time this year I have been called to a home where the owners lost all their possessions due to a house fire. The couple was lucky. The smoke detectors were not working but their dog woke them up just in the nick of time. The electronic car keys and remotes were also consumed … Read more

1999 Buick Regal

I serviced a ’99 Buick Regal in Washington Georgia today. The ignition lock had a variety of problems, the worst being that it would not turn on with the key. In order to remove the lock for replacement it HAS to turn to the on position before it can be removed. The local mechanic was … Read more

2001 Ford Windstar

The keys were lost to this 2001 Ford Windstar and I was called to help. Using our magic tools I was able to quickly create a key to open the door and turn the ignition. Of course the car would not start because it needed a chip key. The next step was to transfer the … Read more