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- car lock smith Have you lost or broken the key to your Mazda? Do you want to duplicate side winder, transponder key or proximity fob? Inspecting for a convenience and inexpensive replacement keys solutions?

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Okey DoKey Locksmith offer 24/7 fast and affordable Mazda key replacement. Call (832)408-0006 for immediate assistance, free estimate and scheduling. Our expert mobile car locksmith come to you to copy or replace your lost keys on-site.

Furthermore, we can solve all your Mazda locks, key and ignition issues.

Motor vehicle electrical key and lock

car anti-theft In the mid 1990s manufacturers of automobiles introduced the use transponder keys and immobiliser. A transponder chip de-activates the immobiliser when the key turned in the ignition. Only a specific programmed key can burst the engine.

When the key turned in the ignition key crack, the ECU transmits an electrical indicator message to the key. The car will turn over only if it reaps a consistent indication back.

The platform lock/unlock the door and trunk and sound an alarm remotely. This discrete key and locks enable car anti theft instrumentation and more.

Mazda P.A.T keys

transponder keys The use of Securilock electric keys began in 1996 for the Mazda 626 as an optional component. Since 1998 some motor vehicles assembled with passive anti theft II and some with P.A.T.S I.

From year 2000 Mazda use the electronic P.A.T with an encrypted transponder chips.

When the key turns, the immobiliser conveys a radio-frequency serial number to the transponder in the key.

The passive anti theft key than turning back one-of-a-kind RF transmitter to start the engine. If the car ECU recognize the identification serial number, the car will start. Otherwise, few articles, like fuel pump the starter will het no power. The engine will stays disabled or maybe even caught for couple of minutes.

From 2007 few Mazda models adopt the Intelligent Access with push-button start ignition. This is an optional feature on specific vehicle.

Why do you care about this?

Few years back regaining Mazda key was available at the dealer, hardware store or even Walmart. This convenience was available not only to you, but to any man or women that had access to a key cutting machine. Any person could clone a back up set of key to get inside a random Mazda and drive away stealing it.

Today displacement Mazda keys done through a certified locksmith or a lawful dealer-ship. The key compiled to the vehicle and replicating keys become more controlled and as a side effect also way more pricey.

The use of passive theft system keys on each model

  • Mazda CX5 2013+
  • Mazda CX7 2006+
  • Mazda 6 2004+
  • Mazda Tribute 2001+
  • Mazda B-Series P/U (optional) 1999+
  • Mazda 5 2006+
  • Mazda Miata (optional) 2000+
  • Mazda 3 2004+
  • Mazda MPV (optional) 2000+
  • Mazda 626 98+
  • Mazda RX8 2004+
  • Mazda CX9 2006+

Duplicate Mazda keys

duplicate car keys Every new Mazda vehicle paired with two cut and program keys. If owner have both keys, up to 8 spare keys made by a comfortable control panel process. This method confirm that only the real owner with both original keys can make an extra key.

If you lost one key or bought your vehicle with only one P.A.T key, you have to go to the dealer-ship or to a locksmith. They will use specific equipment to reproduce another key. So basically you better always keep 3 keys around.

How to reproduce Mazda key yourself

If you have 2 working keys and you want to conceive a back up key for half the price using the steps below:

  1. Online key cutting - Buy a cut key on the WWW.
  2. Go on Google Map and type 'locksmith store' in the search box to find a local locksmith who can cut and program your key
  3. Follow the steps below to program the key yourself
  4. Insert the 1st working key into the ignition key-hole and turn it to the ON state (Don’t start the engine).
  5. Watch the immobilizer turn on (red light) and goes off, turn the key back OFF and pull it out.
  6. Repeat steps 4 and 5 for the 2nd working key.
  7. Insert the new properly cut P.A.T key into the ignition and turn it to the ON state. Then wait for the red immobilizer light to turn off which means that the new key is program.
  8. Repeat steps 3 - 7 for each extra key

Lost Mazda keys

Lost metal key blade

lost key made If you lost all your keys to a Mazda that made before 1998, your key has no chip. All you need to do is to go to the dealer or to a locksmith store with the VIN and create a new key. This process is quite simple and should cost less than a 100$ in most cases. One exception to the above is if the ignition changed and is not in sync with the VIN.

In the second case a locksmith need to replace the ignition again or to make a new key by reading the key grooves inside the ignition cylinder. This process is more complex and requires a locksmith with the right machine and experience.

Lost Mazda PATS key

If you Mazda made in 1998 and above, your key might contain a chip (check the table above). When losing all the keys to an immobilized Mazda, the ECU reprogrammed to accept a new key. This means that the car towed to the dealership or to use the service of a mobile locksmith who will come out to you.

* Note - In a few old models losing all the keys also means that the ECU is reflashed and programmed with a set of 2 new keys. This make the recovery from a lost key almost double in price.

My Mazda ignition key wont turn! What to do?

ignition repair There are many reasons for ignition problems! Please check our article about ignition repair and replacement.

How much is a replacement Mazda key?

Service Price
Car Lockout $60-$120
Locked keys in trunk $60-$190
Door lock rekey/repair/change $160-$280
Lost key replacement $120-$200
Duplicate car key $100-$180
Remote/Flip keys $200-$300
Keyless entry device $220-$320
Ignition repair $110-$180
Key extraction $80-$130
Ignition replacement $160-$280
ECU re-flash $225-$285

Okey DoKey mobile Mazda locksmith 24/7

emergency locksmith Our emergency mobile car lock smith are on the guard 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Ready to handle all your Mazda keys and locks obstacles. We usually arrive at customer location fast.

Our workshop van is totally armed with most advance cutting, programming and diagnostic hardware able to restore keys onsite. A key replacement process for a vehicle in most cases done same day.

We pride oneself in feathering an inexpensive price and reliable services. Give us a call at (832)408-0006 for a FREE ESTIMATE and our Mazda expert will arrive to your place ASAP. Okey DoKey Locksmith is always here to meet your needs in a professional way.


  2. wikipedia - Advanced Keyless Entry & Start System
  3. Mazda Forum - Discussion forums for Mazda lovers. Get together to discuss anything related to Mazda automobiles.
  4. edmunds - American online resource for automotive information.

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