Ciao r tutti,
I am looking at a very nice '99 2.0 Accord (Exec. auto hatch) at the
moment. The seller says it only came with two (black) keys & one blipper.
I have rung two honda dealers. One says "that's right" the other says it
should have two blippers, two black keys & a security key as well.
Also, apparently new keys/blippers are a "dealer only job" as "rolling
code" keys can only be coded to the car by a dealer. Truth or b.s.?
Thanks in advance
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Stock should be 2 "blippers", 2 "master" keys (black and thinner), and
1 valet (ignition and doors only, grey and thicker) key.
"Blippers" (quaint...) No, these not are a dealer-only matter. Over
here in the new world, we get them off of eBay per the FCC ID number.
The radio part works OK - the cases are really cheap and fall apart
after a couple of years. Each one has a unique serial number and the
receiver only stores a limited number of IDs (5?). Just like with the
smart keys, you have to program all of them at the same time, because
the ID table in the receiver(s) 1s/are wiped when you first start
programming. Specific instructions for programming the remotes and
keys can be found through Google.
Good luck -
PS - where in the UK are you located? I used to hang out around
Newbury and Milton Keynes years ago. Loved the place.... and the beer.
allow the reprograming of additional keys or not. Suggest you look in
the owners manual. I also know that at some point, but I think it was
after 1999 but can not remember, you may be able to unlock the car with
a key, but if you do not use a blipper the alarm will sound when you try
to drive away. So if two of you are using the car, 2 blippers is a
must. Again check the manual
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