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What are the different types of keys available for automobiles.Which company provides the best mechanism when keys are considered ?
asked Jan 16, 2016 in Mechanical by transformer (235 points) | 87 views

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Let me list some available car keys :

1. Mechanically cut keys :

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These are cut using machines , mostly done by professional locksmiths.

2. Laser cut keys :

Ridges in keys are cut using laser , making duplicates are costly

3. Transponder keys :

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They have microchip inside the keys

4. Smart car keys :

These keys are used for smart operations like opening doors etc

5. VAT keys :

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Vehicle anti theft keys

6. Valet keys :

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These used to handle for valet parking , these keys can only open driver side door and ignition starting , other options may not be available here.

Conclusion :

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answered Jul 5, 2016 by ppk (434 points)
selected Jul 10, 2016 by transformer
good answer +1 , :)
good post .. +1