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Old 12-25-2012, 04:59 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by slbenz View Post
Just picked up a used 2012 SEL that came with only one key. Sounds like I could just pick one up on eBay for $30-$40 and have a local locksmith cut and program the key. Checked with the local Ford dealer who wants $175. My wife and I are really liking the new Ford Focus. Much better gas mileage and ride than the old car it replaced, a 2000 Saab 9-5 Aero Wagon. The Saab was starting to become a money pit with all the electrical issues that kept stranding me locally and on road trips. Technology in cars sure have come a long way in 12 years.
Your 2012 Focus came with only 1 key ? My 2005 zx5 SES came with 2 keys and 2 electronic commands . 175$ for a single key is way too much, I paid 85$ at my local Ford Dealer for a 2003 Focus Key 2 years ago.
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