Volkswagen Lost Car Key2018-09-03T16:22:34+00:00

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Volkswagen Replacement Car Keys

Have you lost your Volkswagen car key?

If you’ve lost or broken your Volkswagen keys, using a main dealer will nearly always result in an expensive bill. AutoLocks are Volkswagen key replacement experts and we save you the hassle and expense of using a main dealer. Our team of experts aim to be to you within 30 minutes to help, no matter what model of Volkswagen you have.

How to Programme a Volkswagen Remote Car Key?

Our specialist experts that have all the essential training and tools required to get you back in your Volkswagen and on the road!

I’ve lost my spare Volkswagen car key

We are the only auto locksmith in the South East of England that have the tools and equipment to repair or replace your broken or lost Volkswagen car key. We can even program and reprogramme transponder key fobs, or, when the need arises, enter your vehicle without damage.

Have you lost your Volkswagen car key? AutoLocks can help!

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How we programme a Volkswagen Remote Car Key

We’ve seen many cases of a lost Volkswagen key and are experts in getting around this problem. We can create a replacement by dismantling the lock and building it out from there or, if you have it to hand, cut a replacement from a spare. We’ll even programme the key to ensure it works with your immobiliser. Volkswagen models we can help with include:

  • Volkswagen Beetle
  • Volkswagen Golf
  • Volkswagen Jetta
  • Volkswagen Lupo
  • Volkswagen Passat
  • Volkswagen Polo

Want to learn more? We have some greats tips and hacks for your Volkswagen

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Volkswagen Hints & Hacks

Remote Control Programming (1997 ON)
1. Switch ignition ON and leave the key in the ignition.
2. Mechanically lock the vehicle using the drivers door using a second key.
3. Using the remote control press the unlock button once, and the horn will sound once.
4. Wait 6 seconds and press the unlock button to activate the coding procedure. The remote control will now be programmed.

NOTE: When performing programming on additional remotes the procedure is the same, except you press the unlock button 2,3 or 4 times for the different remote.

For example: If programming 2 remotes press the unlock button twice with a 1 second interval between each press, repeat for 3 and 4 remotes.

5. Switch Ignition OFF.
6. Remove key from ignition and check for operation,
7. The coding procedure can be repeated up to 4 times for additional remotes.

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1. Switch Ignition ON and leave the key in the ignition.
2. Mechanically lock the vehicle using the drivers door using a second key.
3. Press the remote control lock button 5 times in 1 second intervals. A short horn will sound or indicators will flash.
4. Wait 6 seconds and press the unlock button once to activate memory erase.
5. Switch Ignition OFF, all remotes are now erased.

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1. Open the car using the drivers door.
2. Press the remote control unlock button once.
3. Put the key into the ignition and switch on.
4. Switch ignition off and remove the key.
5. Press a button on the remote control.
6. Procedure Complete

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Important: Please ensure all precautions are observed as indicated at the front of the operating manual.

In particular: For vehicles fitted with STOP/START technology, the battery leads must not be shorted together when the battery is disconnected as this can lead to damage to the car and potential personal injury.

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