Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee - WK2 - > Tech Tips/DIY/How To

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 07-22-2014, 08:52 AM
New Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
joegarf is on a distinguished road
Key Fob

I lost one of my key fob's, bought a new one, is there an easy way to program it myself on my 2014 GC. The dealers want a lot of money to program it, but the key that it came with is a blank, will the key need to be cut for the fob to work? any help is appreciated!
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-28-2014, 05:55 PM
Jim_in_PA's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2012 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: SE PA (central Bucks County)
Posts: 1,643
Thanks: 256
Thanked 71 Times in 55 Posts
Rep Power: 3639
Jim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond reputeJim_in_PA has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Key Fob

Unfortunately, it needs to be programmed by someone with the proper equipment to do so...and that pretty much means a dealer. The metal key needs to be cut so it can be used to open the vehicle if there is an electrical failure.
__________________

__________________
2012 Grand Cherokee Overland Summit - Winter Chill with New Saddle interior. 5.7L HEMI V8 - Nitto NT421Q "shoes"



Day-job...Telecom Technical Sales
Avocations...Woodworking, Equestrian, Food
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-30-2014, 08:32 AM
New Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
joegarf is on a distinguished road
Re: Key Fob

I did go to a dealer, they programed and cut the key for $63.00, Thanks for the help..
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-31-2014, 03:59 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 110
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 1097
chwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond reputechwoner has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Key Fob

Quote:
Originally Posted by joegarf View Post
I did go to a dealer, they programed and cut the key for $63.00, Thanks for the help..
seems steep
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 08-01-2014, 12:49 PM
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2014 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: Colorado
Posts: 2,366
Thanks: 31
Thanked 80 Times in 73 Posts
Rep Power: 43812
lstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond reputelstowell has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Key Fob

Quote:
Originally Posted by chwoner View Post
seems steep
Depends on the area.
..... and whether you've bothered to get to know the dealer, service manager, the writers, etc.
__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Key FOB Recognition Issue (Key not detected) JGC_DelSiggy Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 21 05-20-2013 08:38 PM
Opening Door with Key in Key Fob. ChrisOC Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 0 09-03-2012 08:49 PM
Key Fob failing hemi.jon Grand Cherokee - WK 11 08-08-2010 01:00 PM
Key fob internal question... Matt Grand Cherokee - WK 6 10-08-2009 03:01 PM
Key fob battery... XXX007 Troubleshooting/Problems Discussion 3 07-07-2009 11:37 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community