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How do I program keys 2012 Ford f-160? I have 2 good keys.

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How do I program keys for my 2012 Ford f-160? I have 2 good keys.
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HI,

Here is procedure

2012 Ford Truck F 150 2WD V8-5.0L

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Key Programming - Program a Key Using Two Programmed Keys NOTE: This procedure works only if 2 or more programmed keys are available. .

1. Insert the first programmed Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS) key into the ignition and turn the key from the OFF position to the RUN position (maintain the key in the RUN position for approximately 6 seconds).

2. Turn the first key to the OFF position and remove the key from the ignition.

3. Within 10 seconds of turning the key to the OFF position, insert a second programmed PATS (Passive Anti-Theft System) key into the ignition and turn the key from the OFF position to the RUN position (maintain the key in the RUN position for approximately 6 seconds).

4. Turn the second key to the OFF position and remove the key from the ignition.

5. NOTE: The doors lock and then unlock to confirm that each Integrated Keyhead Transmitter (IKT) is programmed. Within 10 seconds of turning the second key to the OFF position, insert the new, unprogrammed PATS (Passive Anti-Theft System) key into the ignition and turn the key from the OFF position to the RUN position (maintain the key in the RUN position for approximately 6 seconds).

6. If it is desired to program additional key(s) (up to a total of 8 keys can be programmed), repeat Steps 1 - 5 for each additional key.

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