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Those places can only cut duplicate keys, meaning that they need the original key in order to make another one. As the tailgate and doorlock key is different from the ignition key, cutting a duplicate of it wont accomplish anything.
Because your ignition key has a chip in it for the antitheft system, you have to have a chipped key made so that it will work with your system.
The only two options are to either have the dealership make one or to see if your local locksmiths have blank chipped keys and have them come out, remove the ignition cylinder and make a key to match the tumblers and program it.
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