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Hi, several months ago, I lost my only key to my 2004 ford ranger; I purchased two new blank transponder keys from Ebay. When the blan k keys arrived, I took them to the only locksmith that cut & program the keys, The locksmith ask me for the serial number located in the front of the glass window. They cut the keys wrong and charge me $150.00. Now today , the only locksmith on St. Croix US Virgin Islands has closed shop.(out of business). If I can give you the serial no. so you can get the code for the keys. I need help, this is my only transportion. Thank you Roz

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take the keys and car to a ford dealer and have them programmed together

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The key codes are on a plastic card or metal ring that came with owner manual packet. Look in glove box.

Also, call another dealer to confirm if available from Ford. I thought we went back to 1998 for scanning codes but I could be wrong. they will need your 17 digit VIN number.
Finally, a lot of thimes, the selling dealer records them in the sales folder just in case they need it on the lot. Do you know the selling dealer.
Finally, a locksmith can help.

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