Replacing Prius Keys


#1

My nephew lost the spare key fob to my 2005 Prius. The dealer wants $200 PLUS programming to replace it. Does anyone know where I can get it more cheaply? Thanks, SA


#2

You can buy replacement key fob and chip keys on ebay. Most brands of cars can be programmed without a trip to the dealer, which was the case with my '01 Toyota Sequoia. I was able to program a new fob and a chip key with the directions provided with them. Total costs was about $40.00 as I recall. Volvo cars need a trip to the dealer for programming.