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Old 07-20-2021, 06:24 PM   #1
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Default gm dealer can't program a new key, what now?

GM Dealer just told me they don't "support" Saturn anymore. Kept the car for
4 days and made a new key for a car they cannot program anymore? What do I do now?
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Old 07-20-2021, 06:44 PM   #2
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Default Re: gm dealer can't program a new key, what now?

Your best bet may be to locate a locksmith. Most of them have the tech to duplicate automotive keys quickly. Yes, the Astra is an oddity, but if you're near enough to a larger city I believe you could find one or two who could take care of it for you.
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Old 07-20-2021, 08:51 PM   #3
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Default Re: gm dealer can't program a new key, what now?

Someone here just got some keys made. Search the threads.

This was a more extensive programming exercise

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RWA4ZYEiqEE
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Old 07-27-2021, 09:21 PM   #4
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Default Re: gm dealer can't program a new key, what now?

GM and many dealer still support Saturn. even astra. If an astra came to me / dealer I would program the key.
All GM Dealers have MDIs, access to tech2win, service information and can and program an astra key. The dealer you went to likely don't give a ****.
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Old 07-28-2021, 05:13 PM   #5
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Default Re: gm dealer can't program a new key, what now?

just about a month ago i got hold of a locksmith and got a brand new key, as well as a standard chip key made, and the original key (i got a new case and swapped the blade) all cut an programmed to the car. is nice knowing i have a spare that wont fall apart.
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