Automotive Locksmithing

  • H.L. Flake Releases Full-Line Automotive Catalog

    The 290-page catalog features more than 4,000 products from 28 manufacturers

    News • August 13th, 2013

  • Transponder Cloning Technology Basics

    Before investing in equipment, make a list of the vehicles that you see on a regular basis. Then choose a machine that will serve your needs.

    Article • August 2nd, 2013

  • Updated TKO/SDD Guide

    An updated 2013 TKO/SDD Guide is available for download for the Ilco website, , located under the tab Literature / Support, under Automotive Key Tools, Equipment & Remotes. The TKO/SDD Guide is just one of numerous references, guides...

    Product • July 9th, 2013

  • Updated 2013 TKO/SDD Guide Now Available

    Rocky Mount, NC– Kaba Ilco Corp. has announced the availability of its updated TKO/SDD Guide, one of the numerous references, guides, and support tools offered by Kaba Ilco Corp. Clikc on the following link to download this valuable reference from...

    News • June 13th, 2013

  • Originating Sidewinder Keys With Clue Cards

    During the last 10 years almost every major car manufacturer except Mitsubishi has joined the sidewinder key revolution. The new Clue-CardTM program is a less expensive way to originate many such sidewinder keys.

    Article • June 3rd, 2013

  • Lockcraft Service Locks

    A1 Security Mfg.'s  latest addition to its line of Lockcraft Service Locks, Model LC8038S, comes complete with all of the components required to code the ignition to an existing code. It replaces General Motors OE 20869121 which includes the Cadillac...

    Product • May 29th, 2013

  • Ilco EZ®-Search Vehicle Key Blank Reference Available Online

    Automotive locksmiths can access Kaba Ilco Corp.'s extensive online database to find the key blank, code series, substitutes and transponder equipment.

    News • May 28th, 2013

  • Super Pro Complete Car Opening Set

    The Super Pro Complete Car Opening Set from Access Tools has been revised, now including 2013 and early-released 2014 vehicles. This Complete Set includes the world renowned Car Opening Manual revised for the present year, in addition to every tool needed...

    Product • May 23rd, 2013

  • 2013 Ford Keys

    STRATTEC remains committed to supplying the most components for high security lock and keys to the locksmith market through licensing agreements with Ford.  The newly redesigned 2013 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ utilize either a flip blade pushbutton...

    Product • May 21st, 2013

  • STRATTEC Has The Competitive Edge

    Use the right parts the first time to eliminate future problems.

    Article • May 1st, 2013

  • 2013 Automotive Update

    Our guide features the newest tools, keys, remotes, techniques and equipment for the progressive automotive locksmith

    Article • May 1st, 2013

  • Lock Decoding Made Easy With Newest Lishi Tools

    Two new tools include a 2-in-1 pick set and a “Direct Read” decoder for certain sidebar ignitions used by GM.

    Article • May 1st, 2013

  • Programming 2007 Dodge Ram Pickup Using the TKO Device

    When a Dodge Ram’s key cannot be cloned, we used an Ilco TKO programming tool to program an additional transponder key. The customer just purchased the vehicle from a dealership and they provided him with the PIN. Without the PIN, you cannot program new...

    Article • May 1st, 2013

  • Genuine Lishi Ultimate Training Kit Available

    Kit includes 200 pages of information, DVD, how-to information and hints and tips.

    Product • April 29th, 2013

  • Kaba Ilco Releases Updated Motorcycle Key Blank Reference

    Key blank info also includes recreational vehicles,outboard motor, snow mobiles and golf carts

    News • April 16th, 2013