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Skyvisions, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Toyota
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Experience:  Toyota Master Diagnostic
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Remote key programmed, New key, 2011 Toyota prius, Nothing,

Customer Question

Remote key programmed
JA: Is the key stripped or worn?
Customer: New key
JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota?
Customer: 2011 Toyota prius
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I need to know how to program it
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Skyvisions replied 2 months ago.

Unfortunately you cannot program this key either the smart key portion side for the remote button side without a Toyota approved scan tool that will interface with the smart ECU and the Body ECU. Most dealers can do this for you and charge about .7 hours in labor. You cannot do it the old-fashioned way with the door lock the in and out and so on. Please don't shoot the messenger I'm only delivering the information that you need.

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