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Old 02-22-2005, 02:01 PM   #16
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e36 does not
My '97 328iS had a chip in the key. The key and ECU had to "know" each other to work. Kind-of like a garage door opener.
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Old 02-22-2005, 02:10 PM   #17
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I thought the keys were Laser cut....
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Old 02-22-2005, 02:32 PM   #18
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oh ur looking for an older key
never mind then
cant help u out and take out my 150 dollars... thats for a new key with chip and what not
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Old 02-22-2005, 04:40 PM   #19
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I dont know the name of the shop, but key cutting place in pacific is only few so.. you wouldnt have problem finding one. No bmw logo just the black plastic cover and the key itself.

lol.. pacific mall is the ultimate hook-up place. .. They sell just about everything there
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Old 02-23-2005, 02:29 PM   #20
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lol.. pacific mall is the ultimate hook-up place. .. They sell just about everything there

yes, even gt4 and psp came out loooong time ago at pacific mall.
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Old 02-23-2005, 02:42 PM   #21
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the E36 has the chip inside ... i took mine out and messed with it ..
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Old 02-24-2005, 02:50 AM   #22
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the E36 has the chip inside ... i took mine out and messed with it ..
it varies by the year. My key came with light but not chip. I took apart the key(took out the light part, plastic), and couldnt see any chip or electric stuff for that matter unless the "chip" was planted inside the metal peice of the key, which then would be impassible to see.
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Old 02-24-2005, 02:58 AM   #23
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it varies by the year. My key came with light but not chip. I took apart the key(took out the light part, plastic), and couldnt see any chip or electric stuff for that matter unless the "chip" was planted inside the metal peice of the key, which then would be impassible to see.

what year is your car...? cuz i hope my doesnt have a chip
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Old 02-24-2005, 10:07 AM   #24
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what year is your car...? cuz i hope my doesnt have a chip
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