Automotive Locksmithing

  • Kaba Ilco TKO/SDD Software Updates Available

    Transponder programming software updates cover Chrysler Fobik Gen 4, Fiat 500, Ford Key Pad Code Read and Ford 2012 Fiesta/Focus

    News • October 8th, 2012

  • Does This Vehicle Have A Transponder?

    Sooner or later you will run into a vehicle that either has a transponder system that you didn’t expect or doesn’t have one when you thought it would. The best way of keeping those surprises to a minimum is to pay attention to the details, use...

    Article • October 2nd, 2012

  • Locksmithing etc. October 2012

    Labeling Locks and Keys Have a bunch of the same locks to install? It does not matter if the locks are utility, rim, mortise or key-in-knob. Want to simplify your life in the long run? Label the lock and stamp the keys. It does not matter what letters...

    Article • October 2nd, 2012

  • Steck Mfg. Releases BigEasy Video

    YouTube Video Shows Locksmiths How To Use BigEasy Lockout Kits

    News • September 26th, 2012

  • Automotive Lock Security Going Backwards

    2013 Hyundai Elantra locks have less security

    Blog • September 17th, 2012

  • Lishi Tools

    Company • September 6th, 2012

  • Genuine Lishi 2-in-1 User Guide

    The highly anticipated second volume of the Genuine Lishi 2-in-1 User Guide is now available from your local American distributor. The comprehensive 72-page, illustrated guide is packed with details on a whole new set of tools and locks including the GM37...

    Product • September 6th, 2012

  • Transponders: Applications, Programming, Cloning and Retrofit

    Locksmiths can provide a range of automotive services, from lock repair and on-board programming to cloning and transponder key device programming.

    Article • September 5th, 2012

  • Bianchi USA Releases Automotive Guide, Summer 2012 Version

    Bianchi USA's latest Automotive Guide: Summer 2012, is now available to locksmiths and automotive security professionals. The guide features information on Bianchi transponder keys, clonable keys, key kits, 884 cloning tool, onboard programming...

    News • August 3rd, 2012

  • Locksmithing etc. August 2012

    Cloning Volvo Keyline and Bianchi, divisions of the Bianchi 1770 Group Company, are introducing their Volvo Kit using the TK100 technology. The TK100 electronic head is designed for many keyed and keyless engine immobilizer-based applications. The...

    Article • August 2nd, 2012

  • ALOA Campaigns Against California Senate Bill 750

    Legislation would limit locksmith access to vehicle codes.

    News • July 20th, 2012

  • PUREAuto Weeklong Seminar

    Five full days of automotive training. Topics are: Domestic Automotive;Automotive Key Generation; Motorcycle Key Generation; THigh Security Automotive andAdvanced Transponders.

    Event • October 20th, 2014

  • Using The Jet IntelliClone Programmer

    iCLONE two-piece key blanks allow locksmiths to mix and match Jet key blades with different removable electronic heads and transponders as needed, keeping inventory down while enabling the largest number of applications.

    Article • July 2nd, 2012

  • The Price of Automotive Remotes and Emergency Keys

    The price of automotive remotes and emergency keys are to say the least expensive

    Blog • June 11th, 2012

  • RKE Remotes

    STRATTEC Security Corp. is doubling its offering of General Motors RKE remotes from 12 to 24 with the addition of Cadillac CTS and Escalade remotes. The initial 24 remotes released have applications for later-model GM vehicles from 2007 -2013. These...

    Product • June 8th, 2012