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- car lock smith We want to welcome you to OkeyDoKeyLocksmith! Have you lost or broken the key to your Mazda? Do you want to duplicate high sec, keyfob remote or keyless access key? Searching for a convenience and economical key replacement solution?

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

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

Auto motive electrical locks and key

car anti-theft Over the last 2 decades car makers started the use transponder keys and immobiliser. A transponder chip subdues the immobiliser when the key turned in the ignition. Only a specific programmed key can kindle the engine.

When the key turned in the ignition key-space, the ECU commits an electrical indicator message to the key. The motor vehicle will kindle only if it gleans an adaptable digital serial number back.

The system lock/unlock the door and trunk and sound an alarm from a distance. This discrete lock & key enable car anti theft technology and more.

Mazda passive theft system keys

transponder keys The use of Securilock electronic keys launched in 1996 for the Mazda 626 as an optional feature. Since 1998 some vehicles paired with passive theft system II and some with PAT I.

From year 2000 Mazda use the electronic passive anti theft system with an encrypted transponder chips.

When the key turns, the immobiliser commits an audio and infrared waves signal message to the transponder in the key.

The passive anti theft system key than reappear an individual RF-ID to start the engine. If the vehicle computer recognize the identification pin, the car will start. Otherwise, few factors, as fuel pump the starter will het no power. The engine will remains disabled or maybe even locked for a number 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?

The up-to-date Mazda electronic keys do make drivers daily life easier. Opening and closing the the trunk and doors, sound an alarm to track down a vehicle in a massive parking lot and more.

Now that autos use electronic keys, replacing those keys became more expensive and complex.

Recovering a lost transponder key, it is not enough to merley cut the key like old metal bladed keys. To be able to start the car, a transponder key programmed to match with the vehicle computer. If all the keys lost, the automobile's computer re-coded to utilize a new key and disallow the old one.

This means that you left with two options. The first is to tow the car to the dealership. The second option is to call an emergency lock-smith to come down to your place to do the job on premises.

The use of passive anti theft keys on each model

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

Duplicate Mazda keys

duplicate car keys Every new Mazda car fitted with two cut and program keys. If owner have both keys, up to 8 extra keys made by a simple dash-board console operation. This method promise that only the real owner with both original keys can make a supplemental key.

If you lost one key or bought your vehicle with only one PAT key, you have to go to a locksmith or to the dealer-ship. They will use specific equipment to clone 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 produce an extraneous key for half the price using the steps below:

  1. Online key cutting - Buy a cut key on line.
  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 passive anti theft 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 locksmith are on a line of duty 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Ready to handle all your Mazda keys and locks issues. We usually arrive at customer location fast.

Our service van is comprehensively arrayed with latest programming, cutting and diagnostic tools able to restore keys onsite. A key replacement process for a vehicle in most cases done same day.

We feel self-worth in yielding 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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