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  • VATS Keys
    June 13, 2013 Jake Douglas

    VATS Keys

    VATS Keys During a period of the 1980’s and 1990’s, GM introduced a security feature on many vehicles called a VATS chip. These keys were generic single or double sided key blanks with an integrated resistor. The ECU of the...

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  • ESP 339 High Security Key Machine
    May 18, 2013 Jake Douglas

    ESP 339 High Security Key Machine

    ESP 339 High Security Key Machine It is hard to deny the growing popularity of high security keys. Even North American Manufacturers that have long held out on switching to high security keys, have made the switch with some of...

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  • Ford Transponder Keys
    May 13, 2013 Jake Douglas

    Ford Transponder Keys

    Ford Transponder Keys Ford Motor Company has been using transponder key technology for a number of years. Ford’s programming systems have certainly improved, along with aftermarket technology, and many of the initial programming inconsistencies are no longer present. Today, positive...

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  • General Motors Transponder Keys
    May 3, 2013 Jake Douglas

    General Motors Transponder Keys

    General Motors Transponder Keys Beginning with the 1997 Cadillac Catera, General Motors has been producing vehicles with transponder technology for 15 years now. There have been large improvements to the technology, programming procedures, and availability through the years for General...

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  • General Motors Key Blanks
    April 26, 2013 Jake Douglas

    General Motors Key Blanks

    General Motors Key Blanks Key blank selection, especially choosing which items to stock in a business or mobile work vehicle, can be a very important decision for a locksmith company. Depending on the area of business, certain cars may be...

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  • Transponder Keys
    April 23, 2013 Jake Douglas

    Transponder Keys

    Transponder Keys Many vehicles manufactured after 1995 utilize transponder key technology. A consumer will be very hard pressed to find any vehicle not using a transponder system if they are looking into purchasing a new vehicle today. The transponder chip...

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  • Semi-Automatic Key Machines
    March 11, 2013 Jake Douglas

    Semi-Automatic Key Machines

    Semi-Automatic Key Machines Many companies exist for specific purposes. This may be a host of different things, but many specific businesses can benefit from adding some variety to their services. One unique service is to offer key duplication. Everyone has...

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  • Automotive Locksmith Tools
    January 12, 2013 Jake Douglas

    Automotive Locksmith Tools

    Automotive Locksmith Tools Moving into automotive locksmithing can be a very large step for many locksmiths. This part of locksmithing brings a new set of challenges. It requires special locksmith tools, a large supply of reference material, and locksmith supplies....

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