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The cover on my key opened up and the little transponder piece fell out.. Then it broke while I was trying to glue it in :(
Dealership wants $45 for the key and $90 to program it.. Can I program it myself??
 

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Programming your own replacement can ONLY be done IF you have two existing operational programmed keys for the car on hand.

This is the security feature that prevents a single key being copied. Valet or loan, handing out one key with the car doesn't let someone make a working copy.

(technology has reduced this protection, a "clone" of the RFID key can be made but it goes dead when the battery gives up)
 
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