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What You Should Do If You Need a Kia Replacement Key

What if you lost the keys to your Kia Sorento and don’t have a Kia spare key? What a stressful and uncomfortable situation to find yourself in. Lucky for you, there are some options on the table for Kia keys replacement.

I lost my Kia car key. What should I do?

Whether it’s a Sorento or another model, you can get your Kia keys made at the neighborhood dealership or from an auto locksmith company. The difference between the two is the location where they provide their services. While a dealer asks to have your car towed in to their shop, a locksmith will come directly to you.

Replacing lost car keys. How much is a Kia replacement key?

If you lost your only Kia car key and don’t have a Kia spare key, the cheapest way to get a Kia replacement key depends on what kind of transponder key your Kia Sorento requires. Some keys need to be programmed. Some use remote head keys and others use transponder keys. If your Kia Sorento needs to be programmed, the cheapest and most affordable way to get new Kia keys made is via locksmith. Otherwise, we recommend that you call both a dealer and a locksmith before deciding on a Kia replacement key.

What years and models of Kia Sorento keys need to be programmed?

For Kia Sorento keys that were created after the year 2015, the keys need to be programmed to your car’s immobilizer.

For Kia Sorento keys between the years 1998 and 2009, the keys do not need to be programmed to your car immobilizer.

For Kia keys made between the years 2010 and 2015, some of the keys need to be programmed while others do not need to be programmed.

If you live in Chicago, you should contact our 24 hour locksmith anytime to ask what kind of key your Kia Sorento requires and enquire about Kia keys replacement.

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I have a broken Kia car key. How do I repair it?

You may not be able to repair it, but most broken transponder keys can be copied to make a Kia replacement key. A professional auto locksmith will be able to get the Kia keys made and copied for you. As long as your key is not worn out, a locksmith will be able to read the key cuts and make you a brand new Kia replacement key.

Where is the transponder on my Kia Sorento key?

The transponder chip is embedded inside your transponder key head. This is why you are not able to see it.

Chicago Kia Keys Replacement Locksmith

Omega Locksmith provides Kia keys replacement in Chicago. We are a 24 hour locksmith serving Chicago and surrounding suburbs. We are experts in keys for Kia Sorento, including Kia replacement key. Call Omega Locksmith at (773) 277 5625

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Replacement Car Keys

Omega Locksmith can come to your Chicago location for Kia keys made on site. We are local locksmiths that provide quality Kia keys replacement service. Our experienced automotive locksmith can create a Kia replacement key with brand new transponder keys cut to OEM. Get that Kia replacement key you always wanted!

Though we offer Kia replacement key services, Kia isn’t the only car brand we work with. We also offer automotive locksmith services for ignition-related issues for foreign and domestic cars.

  • Chrysler Chip Keys
  • Dodge Chip Keys
  • Jeep Chip Keys
  • Ford Chip Keys
  • Nissan Chip Keys
  • Honda Chip Keys
  • Toyota Chip Keys
  • Lexus Chip Keys
  • Auto Lockouts
  • Car Ignition Repair
  • Door Lock Repair
  • Keys cut by VIN#


Jose Mario Hernandez Jr.

Jose Mario Hernandez Jr. is a certified locksmith in the State of Illinois and the Chief Executive Officer of Omega Locksmith which he founded in 1994. Jose is a second-generation locksmith following in the footsteps of his father Pepe and has over 20 years of experience serving the residents of Chicago. His early schooling was at J. Sterling Morton East High School in Chicago followed by a degree in Morton College, Cicero, IL. Jose is also an ardent Chicago Cubs fan, a great human being, a loving husband and a doting father.

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