So You Lost Your Car Keys, then Initially You Have Options
BUY A KEY ONLINE
Using Amazon is the cheapest way to replace your keys, but it can take a few days to ship the new key to you and you will need to cut it and program it yourself. If you’re in hurry and need your keys straight away, skip to step two.
A LOCAL LOCKSMITH
A Location Locksmith will come out to you, cut and program a new key for you right on the spot. For most cars, it takes only a couple of hours to get you back on the road. It’s still cheaper than the dealership.
How To Buy Ford Keys Online
Using Amazon is the cheapest way to replace your keys, but it can take a few days to ship the new key to you, and you will need to cut it and program it yourself. If you’re in a hurry and need your keys straight away, skip to step two.
Don’t worry if you lose your keys in a modern Ford car. Even if you have lost both keys, you will still be able to replace your key easily. The very first thing to do is to check out Amazon’s ‘My Garage’ here you can find blank and ready to cut keys for your car. All you have to do is submit the, make, age, the model of your vehicle. Then you can quickly start shopping for the right keys and other accessories for your car.
But if you either don’t find your car at Amazon ‘My Garage’ , or you have found the car and not the keys, then don’t worry. Just come back to this page, and we will put you in touch with the top 3 three locksmiths who can quickly and affordably get you a new key and get your car back on the road.
Option two: The Local Locksmith
If Amazon doesn’t work, or if you need a new key right now, then a Location Locksmith is your best bet.
A Location Locksmith will come out to you, cut and program a new key for you right on the spot. For most cars, it takes only a couple of hours to get you back on the road.
Most dealerships charge several hundred dollars to replace and recode lost keys. But many times (especially when you have a second key) a locksmith can easily replace the key and code it for you. Yes, you could find the correct key on Amazon, but it still needs to be coded to your specific vehicle.
Here are the best locksmith companies in the USA. Most of them will cover a wide range of cars and trucks, but you may have to call one or two to get a Ford specialist.
A locksmith who knows what they are doing can quickly identify the key type, security system type and find out what you need to get a second key cut and on the road. Best of all, these locksmiths can come to you, and be done in a few hours.
We love this company the are fast and professional, If it dosesn’t work for you there is another option below.
This is a very good company too, they have good coverage and do many types of car keys.
Ford is one of the most popular automotive brands in the world and depending on what year and model of your Ford, there are many different ways to replace ford keys.
Thankfully all Ford cars are sold with second keys. But with the cost of getting a replacement key so high, some people have resorted to only using the one key and keeping the spare somewhere safe at home.
Follow the steps here and you’ll be able to replace the keys to your Ford quickly and easily. There are three ways to replace your keys, if the first method doesn’t work, come back and the next step.
How to Program Ford Keys
If you still have one key left from a set, you are in luck. Some Ford keys can be manually programmed with the correct code.
All you need is one original key, and one blank key for the right car.
Depending on the year of your car, there are a few types of systems that you can use. They are the:
- PATS II
- SYNC – no manual sync available.
Depending on the type of system your Ford has, you may be able to manually sync your key with a set of instructions. You will need to identify the type of system you can use for your car and then use the instructions provided.
Click this link to find your Ford manual coding link
Ford models this tutorial will be appropriate for:
Ford Fusion, Ford Escape, Ford Expedition, Ford Focus, Ford Taurus, Ford Explorer Fiesta.
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