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Transponder chip i have a 1997 vw sharan 1.9tdi i have just bought the right alarm fob off ebay could i take the transponder chip out of my key and put it in the remote keyfob

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Yes you can do that to save you having the new key coded in

Posted on Feb 14, 2009

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This will all depend upon what country you are in, and if the vehicle even has the need for the chip to be programmed at all.

When you put a proper key in the ignition, is there a antitheft logo that cycles with the other indicators?

VW antitheft indicator in the USA often looks like a car with a key under it

In the USA, thought the keys have a MEGAMOS RFID chip, no system was active until 2000, and on some models, not until 2002

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I had a client come in TODAY with a 2003 Passat, and an EBAY flip key.... I wasted a half hour programming time..... but I carry the lower half of remote, which hold the blade and the chip, so was able to fix client up, when EBAY failed.

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