Hy-Ko Launches new Key Finder App!
Find the Right Key, Right Now!Hardware retail associates can now find the right key for any vehicle using Hy-Ko's Key Finder app. It's the first app of its kind and is available FREE in the Apple App Store and Android Market.• Lookup vehicle make, model, year to find correct keyblank&bull...... Read More
NEW Nissan, Toyota and GM FOBs
NEW Nissan, Toyota and GM FOBs We're expanding the FOB product line to include 6 new popular vehicle FOBs! All 6 new FOBs are easily on-board programmable. Pre-order these FOBs today - dropship orders will ship in October. These 6 FOBs are programmable to these vehicle makes:BuickCadillacChevroletGMCHummerInfinitiNissanPontiacSaturnToyota...... Read More
NEW 'Z' Keyway Cutting Adapter
NEW 'Z' Keyway Cutting AdapterPrevent miscuts! Hy-Ko's new 'Z' Keyway Wishbone Cutting Adapter is engineered to stabilize the key blade while in the key machine jaws to help you avoid miscuts. Avoid miscuts by cutting this tricky keyway with ease.The unique wishbone attachment...... Read More
Sidewinder Key Cutting Training Kit
Do You Cut Sidewinder Keys?Sidewinder cut keys (aka Laser keys) can be more challenging to cut, especially if the associate doesn't cut them regularly. Keep your cutting skills sharp with the Sidewinder Training Keys Kit. Practice cutting internal and external track sidewinder keys using the pre...... Read More
Tips for Using the Auto Key Finder in the I-Tool Software
Helpful Tips for Using the Auto Key Finder When looking up a vehicle in the Auto Key Finder in the I-Tool software you can end up with a screen of results that might be a little confusing. Here's a little guide to what you're seeing. Or, you can always call C3 Tech Support and they can...... Read More
New PROX Key Messages in I-Tool
Can You Duplicate PROX Keys?New messages about PROX Keys in Auto Key Finder: In the last newsletter, we explained more about PROX keys and that sometimes you can dupliate these keys using the I-Tool. Re-read that article here. To further help you at the store, we've added in some highly visible...... Read More
Duplicating PROX Keys
Duplicating PROX KeysCan you duplicate these newer vehicle keys? You may have seen that many newer vehicles are using the latest in car key technology - PROX keys. PROX keys are keys that do not need to be inserted into an ignition in order to start the vehicle. They can lock, unlock and start...... Read More
Split Years - Selecting the Correct Key/FOB
Split Years - Selecting the Correct Key/FOBSometimes when making a vehicle, the manufacturer changes a part supplier halfway through production. Or they over estimated quantities of a part for last year's model and use up the excess on this year's model before moving to the updated version of...... Read More
March Auto Sales Strong
March Auto Sales StrongAuto sales were up 13% in March due in part to increased confidence in the economy. An improving job market encouraged consumers to take advantages of cheap financing and special deals. Small, fuel-efficient cars and trucks were the most popular purchases. What does this...... Read More
Hy-Ko's Sidewinder Key Cutting
Considering a Sidewinder Key Machine? Check out Hy-Ko's Sidewinder Key Cutting Machine!Click here for highlights of this high-tech machine. Check out a video showing the machine in use.See which vehices use this type of key in Hy-Ko's Sidewinder Vehicle List ... Read More
NEW Auto Key Finder!
Looking for a vehicle key blank? Hy-Ko's Auto Key Finder can help! It is newly updated with the latest vehicle models and lots of information to help you correctly identify and duplicate auto keys.Use this tool in your key department today! ... Read More
Get the C3 ChipKey Info Starter Pack
Learn more about highly-profitable ChipKeys ChipKeys are used in well over 100 million vehicles on the road today. If you want to learn more about how you can program and sell highly-profitable ChipKeys to this growing market, then request Hy-Ko's ChipKey Info Pack. Call Hy-Ko at...... Read More
C3 ChipKey Retailer Testimonials
Hear from C3 Retailers about their experience with Hy-Ko's C3 Certified ChipKey Center. "I'm of the strong opinion that the Hy-Ko program is a "SLAM DUNK"!" - Mel Goldman MKG Ace Hardware, Indiana C3 Certified in December 2007 Click here for more C3 Retailer...... Read More
2010 ChipKey Vehicles - Start Selling Today!
2010 Vehicle applications have been added to Hy-Ko's C3 ChipKey Application Guides. See the most up-to-date list of vehicles that use Hy-Ko ChipKeys.QuickStart 2-page Application Guide C3 Retailers get automatic & instant application guide updates to their I-Tool ChipKey Programming...... Read More
Mis-Cut ChipKeys? No Problem!
NEW: C3 Re-Blade ChipKey ProgramAvailable to C3 Retailers, the NEW ChipKey Re-Blade Program, lets you send your mis-cut chipkeys to Hy-Ko where we will re-blade them for you! For just $5 per replacement blade, you can save valuable inventory. Even with specialized disassembly tools...... Read More
Did You Know...?
Did You Know...? The Ford F150 has been the best selling vehicle for 23 years and has used a chipkey for the last 10. ... Read More
2009 Vehicle Reference Guide
The Vehicle Reference Guide has been updated with the latest auto key data. Download and print the new guide here.Or, call Hy-Ko and we'll send you a printed copy, 800-292-0550. ... Read More
Welcome to the NEW hykokeys.com!
Hykokeys.com has been redesigned to give you the resources and information you need. Please check back often as we add and update product information, merchandising options, new equipment and more! ... Read More
Did You Know...?
Did you know... the average person keeps their vehicle 4-5 years. In 2005, more than 15 million vehicles were sold that are likely changing ownership in 2009!... Read More