is it necessary to computerize the car when replacing key ignition switch in a KIA Rio sedan 2013?

Asked by Jul 17, 2017 at 05:34 AM about the 2013 Kia Rio EX

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most likely if you are changing keys

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If you are replacing the lock cylinder and keys, yes the keys chip will have to be programmed so the security system can reconise them as the correct keys. If you just replacing the electrical part of the switch then no you won't need to do this.

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