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      06-25-2013, 10:09 PM   #1
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Lost key fob

I lost my F10 key fob today. Any suggestions prior o visiting dealer. Any guess how much it costs? Thanks
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awww, Uhm, you could look for a non programed key fob at Ebay or at other sites and have your dealership program it for you, might cost 150-250 including the key

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you could purchase the key and let the dealer program it for you which will run you about 400-500$~
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I'll guess the cost for you if you pay me $10.
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For free I'll tell you exactly instead of guessing.

The dealer cost is roughly $180 for the 4 button remote with the key. If you have comfort access there is no need to have the dealer program the new one, it will come from BMW ready to go.

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awww, Uhm, you could look for a non programed key fob at Ebay or at other sites and have your dealership program it for you, might cost 150-250 including the key

or

you could purchase the key and let the dealer program it for you which will run you about 400-500$~
The eBay method doesn't work unfortunately, at least to my knowledge of the newer 315mhz remotes it won't.
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For free I'll tell you exactly instead of guessing.

The dealer cost is roughly $180 for the 4 button remote with the key.
That's not "exactly."
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For free I'll tell you exactly instead of guessing.

The dealer cost is roughly $180 for the 4 button remote with the key. If you have comfort access there is no need to have the dealer program the new one, it will come from BMW ready to go.

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awww, Uhm, you could look for a non programed key fob at Ebay or at other sites and have your dealership program it for you, might cost 150-250 including the key

or

you could purchase the key and let the dealer program it for you which will run you about 400-500$~
The eBay method doesn't work unfortunately, at least to my knowledge of the newer 315mhz remotes it won't.
Ahhhh ok, good to know, Thanks!
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That's not "exactly."
touché

I digress, I should have said Ill give you a darn close approximation.


too funny....
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