The complete automotive resource for buyers, sellers, and owners like you.
Car, Truck and SUV Forums at Roadfly
+ Bentley Forums
+ BMW Forums
+ Cadillac Forums
+ Chevrolet Forums
+ Ferrari Forums
+ Jaguar Forums
+ Lamborghini Forums
+ Lotus Forums
+ Mercedes-Benz Forums
+ Maserati Forums
+ MINI Forums
+ Porsche Forums
+ General Discussion
+ Marketplace Forums
Remote is built in (archive)

[ Follow Ups ] [ 7-series Message Board ] [ Msg. Board FAQ ]

Posted by RogerL on March 19, 2000 at 21:54:23:

In Reply to: Re: just bought 740il need spare rim and master ke posted by Rich on March 16, 2000 at 10:34:55:

: : : love this car but the spare rim is wrong size, any advice on where to get a decent rim other than from a dealer and how I can get a master key without paying a ridiculous $140 that a local dealer quoted me? also does this key set an internal alarm on the car and what else does this key do? thanks for the help

: : My understanding on the key is that it contains an internal chip that is integral to the anti-theft system. I am not aware of any third-party sources for the master keys.

: does this key open the locks with a remote button?? or do you have to turn the key in the lock to lock the door?? thanks for the help

There are three types of keys -- the master key has the remote built in for the door and trunk. The valet key is a key only with no remote and works for the driver's door lock only. The "spare" key is a wallet size key that has a minimal size head.


Follow Ups:



[ Follow Ups ] [ 7-series Message Board ] [ Msg. Board FAQ ]
Questions, comments, or problems, please visit the Roadfly help desk.
Roadfly.com Logo © 1997 - 2016 Jump Internet Inc. All rights reserved.