Kia Corporation is a South Korean multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered in Seoul. It is South Korea's second largest automobile manufacturer, after its parent company, Hyundai Motor Company.
Founded in 1944, as a manufacturer of steel tubing and bicycle parts, the company opened its first car assembly plant in 1973.
KIA has been selling cars in Europe since the first half of 1991 and initially sold only the Pride supermini. With the introduction of the first generation Sportage SUV and the Sedona MPV in the late 1990s, by 2009, KIA was established as a popular brand in Britain with a share of more than 2% in the new car market. The Picanto was the most popular single model.
KeyNOW can provide replacemnt Remote and Smart keys for KIA vehicles.
A Remote or All-In-One Key is a key you must insert into the ignition, a chip in the head communicates to the car, which allows it to start. Powered by a battery, a remote car key fob will feature buttons that can lock, unlock the vehicle and deactivate the alarm at a nearby distance without putting the keyblade into the door lock.
Smart car keys, sometimes referred to as Proximity Keys, are one of the latest types of car keys to be utilised by vehicle manufacturers. Smart keys are detected by your vehicle when you’re nearby and this type of key also allows users to start their cars with a press of a button. While driving, these car keys do not need to be inserted into the ignition.
We’ll have your replacement car keys with you in only a few days, it’s as easy as four simple steps.
Simply find your vehicle via our easy-to-use, online search tool and choose the key and service you require.
Purchase your key and securely upload a clear image of your key along with proof of ID.
Our in-house expert technicians will decode and accurately cut your new car or van key.
• Pair-it-Yourself*• You Come To Us• We Come To You
* Includes new cut key with easy-to-use pairing device
For a new, fully-programmed remote key, select the service that suits you best.
We will need the following information:
The Cut Key Only service provides you with a replacement key that will not be paired to your car when you receive it. The key will allow you to unlock and lock your doors but will not allow you to start the engine until it has been programmed. Only a person or company (e.g. Auto Locksmith or Garage) that has specialist software can program the key to your vehicle for you. They will charge you for this service.
Yes. For more than 20 years, all new cars have been supplied with an immobiliser by law. As a result, all replacement car keys have to be programmed to pair it to the vehicle for them to work. When you purchase a replacement car or van key online, be aware that you will need to have that key programmed to be paired to your vehicle.
Yes, you can choose our 'You Come to Us' or 'We Come To You' service when you order your key. 'You Come to Us' service is where you can come and collect your replacement key from a local Timpson store and a trained technician pairs the key to your car, while you wait. With our 'We Come To You' service, one of our fully trained in-house KeyNOW technicians hand delivers your new key and pairs it to your car, at a location, date and time of your choosing.
All staff at KeyNOW are fully trained in their craft and have all been thoroughly background checked during the hiring process. You are in safe hands with us.
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