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My car key was not opening the doors so i tried to use the small mental key attached to the electronic vehicle key. since then the car cannot start i have tried to change the battery but still no joy. My mechanic is saying i need to get a new key but can this be the solution? Appreciate your assistance

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Yes the key has a chip in it kind of like a diod it provides resistance the car will not run with a normal key

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Yes the key for your car is chipped and has failed...replacement is necessary and the new key will need to be mated to your car...your dealer will tell you how...its no big deal. Unfortunately the key will be rather expensive.

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