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My original key have a dot chip Can i programming a transponder H chip on it ?
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hey there, thanks for writing in. If you ar...

Hey there, thanks for writing in. If you are having trouble with your key, I would recommend taking the car to the Toyota dealership to have the key reprogrammed.

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