Is this an oem key for 2005? Help - LotusTalk - The Lotus Cars Community
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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-19-2016, 10:40 PM Thread Starter
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Is this an oem key for 2005? Help

Did anyone get these keys when lotus was purchased new, it's a 2005 key fits, fob doesn't work i put a new battery,still doesn't unlock does it needs to be programmed? And whats that chopped key in the book? Master key, valet parking? Lol i dont know
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That is not an OEM key/fob. There have been a number of aftermarket key/fobs produced that take the original fob guts and puts it into a more elegant package.

The OEM key has a black plastic handle without any markings. The OEM fob is a Cobra alarm fob that looks like testicles. It is connected to the key ring with a rubber link that is prone to break.

Replace the battery in your fob and try resync per the following directions.

https://www.lotustalk.com/forums/f320...ramming-70940/
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That's a pretty cool fob though
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The one on the bottom of the key chain is the oem key.
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