E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.

Go Back   E46Fanatics > E46 BMW > E46 Xi Forum

E46 Xi Forum
The E46 XI was produced from 01-05 in sedan and touring body styles. Powered by either a 2.5L inline 6 in the 325xi or a 3.0L inline 6 330xi. Discuss all thing about BMW AWD E46 'Xi' here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 04-25-2014, 09:24 AM   #1
alejandroxpgs
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Posts: 13
Spare keys for E46's

I searched on here and found a thread with people linking this site.
http://www.rmsonlinestore.com/This-i...ey-Set-E46.htm

That was 2 years ago. Any other options come up since then. The 4 key minimum is kind of wack. Need 2 max. Any other places or sites do the coding and cutting for the keys there?


I own a 2005 325i
alejandroxpgs is offline   Reply With Quote
Ads by Google

Guests, get your FREE E46Fanatics.com membership to remove this ad.
Old 04-25-2014, 12:41 PM   #2
My325XI
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 737
My Ride: 03 325XI Sprt Prem
You may have better response in the General E46 Forum, vs this XI forum. But I believe some folks on here get a new master key for approx $150 from the dealer parts websites such as getbmwparts.com or bmwpartssource.com
__________________

2003 325XI 5-speed ZSP ZPP
My325XI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2014, 12:47 PM   #3
SamDoe1
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Minnesnowta
Posts: 3,479
My Ride: Clubs baby seals
Dealer is your best bet.
SamDoe1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2014, 03:50 PM   #4
tomoyer
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Reading, Pennsylvania
Posts: 781
My Ride: 03 325xi, 03 330xi
Send a message via Yahoo to tomoyer
Dealer is the best bet to get additional key(s) for your car. However, here's the NEW skinny; before there were 4 keys delivered with these cars. Two computer/remote locking/unlocking keys, 1 valet key and 1 plastic emergency key. NOW the only keys available from a BMW Dealer are the computer/remote key and the plastic emergency key, BMW NO LONGER has the valet key available and the price of the plastic emergency key is now the price of what the valet key was. The computer/remote key will cost about $175.00, give or take a little bit depending on area. Now if you call around to different lock smiths, there are some out there that can get and cut BMW valet keys, there is one not too far from me in Lancaster, PA.
tomoyer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2014, 11:05 PM   #5
Walio352
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 7
My Ride: 2004 330xi
I just picked up a key I had ordered from BMW dealer in CT. It's a Valet key. All metal key without any buttons or anything. It was $80.00
Walio352 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-10-2014, 03:49 PM   #6
Codeman
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Gresham, OR
Posts: 54
My Ride: 325xi, M Roadster
I just ordered 3 keys (diamond style) (not all for the same car) and they were $150 each but general price would have been $167.07 single.

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Codeman is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
spare keys bmw e46

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Censor is ON





All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:54 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use