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Locked out of 04 xtype

I believe my keys were inadvertently locked in my car during a funeral...I cannot find my spare key. The dealership says they can make me a valet key but that won't start the I to understand that my only alternative may be 500 dollars to get a new key programmed?Could not have happened at a worse time in lifeany help or suggestions most appreciated

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Contact the AA or RAC in the UK or the AAA in the USA they can normally get you into your car. At $500 I'd smash the windscreen and climb in then pay the insurance excess to get it fixed ..... that would be $400 saved.

Seriously if the key is in there the valet key is all you need. If it's not there then you need a replacement anyway.

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