surf key

  1. Aliceincamperland

    Additional Keys - can I go elsewhere other than VW?

    Hi, in need of a second key- just in cases- Without paying dealership prices how have you done this? Tia
  2. Nickruss

    T6.1 door lock mechanism fitted on wrong side of vehicle (will not lock/unlock via door handle)

    This is a strange one. I had a spare key cut for taking in the sea surfing, so I can leave the remote fob safe and dry. NOTHING HAPPENED when I tried to unlock the driver's door (van is a UK RHD model). Upon further investigation, I found no locking mechanism on the driver's side! When I...
  3. T

    Blade key cutting (without remote)

    Hi all on my T4&T5 Vw supplied a basic key, my 19 plate didn’t, Vw want £123.33 !!! For one is it possible to get one cut by a local locksmith etc I see there are some on the tinternet but am a bit wary ,need it for my wife when she gets back to the van before me,NOTE if you buy a new van...
  4. A

    Waterproof / Surf key

    I don't surf, old joints and the coordination of a 3 legged hippo prevent that, but I do swim and snorkel in the sea, along with fishing in places I very often get soaked. In my old T5 I could lock the van without setting my alarm but I can't in the T6, so what's the best solution you guys use...
  5. Skyliner33

    3rd Key

    when I bought my van I was given 3 keys. 2 of them are the remote key fobs that work as expected. I also received a ‘normal’ key. Non folding no big fob. What is the point of this key? If I open the door with this key the alarm goes off.
  6. J

    Alarm and surf-key question

    Does anybody know if: On my T5.1 I am able to lock the vehicle manually using an unchipped key and then a couple of hours later unlock the vehicle without setting off the alarm. That allows me to take the unchipped key sailing without the risk of getting the electronics in the standard key...