Key Machine Center


Integrated Onboard ChipKey® Vehicle Key Programming Technologies

  • Covers OBD (Onboard Diagnostic) ChipKey Car Keys, Integrated Head Keys, Flip Keys, FOBIK and PROX Keys
  • Retailer friendly - More associates will have the confidence to sell & service high-end ChipKey® vehicle keys
  • 7-Day a week remote tech support
  • Over 425 X-Key car keys available
  • Patented Technology

AutoX™ Info Sheet
Watch training videos to see how to use the AutoX™ tool

AutoX Tool

KID® System

Key Identification & Duplication System

Computerized Key ID and Duplication - Sell High-Profit, ChipKey® Vehicle Keys and FOBs

  • Integrated system for key ID, merchandising, cut, program and restocking
  • Internet-based to program ChipKey® vehicle key, vehicle keys, update vehicle data, download store activity reports
  • Quickly ID Keys and scan to light restock
  • Sophisticated optical technology to ID keys and reduce miscuts
  • Preventative maintenance and repairs available by Hy-Ko certified technicians
  • Patented Technology

KID® Info Sheet
Watch training videos to see how to use the KID™ machine


Sidewinder Konnect Plus™

Integrated key cutting machine for automotive sidewinder keys

The Sidewinder Konnect™ Plus integrates with the KID Machine and Hy-Ko Keys Desktop Software for fast and easy use

  • Fully automated duplicating of high-security/sidewinder keys
  • Self-aligning jaw-clamp simplifies user operating procedures
  • Retractable shield creates a safe cutting environment and keeps the surrounding area clean
  • So easy, every store associate will be able to confidently use

Watch training videos to see how to use the Sidewinder Konnect Plus™



ChipKey® Decoder

Access Hy-Ko’s Full Line of ChipKey® Car Keys Without Investing in Sidewinder Key Cutting Equipment or Additional Inventory

The ChipKey Decoder is engineered and manufactured in Ohio

  • Eliminates the need for having a sidewinder key cutting machine in store
  • Keys ordered as needed, delivered to your store cut and ready to program
  • Adds over 60 million vehicles covered* without stocking any inventory
  • Provides quick and easy access to over 150 ChipKey® car keys
  • Scans and identifies house, padlock and automotive keys
    -both edge-cut and sidewinder
  • Compares original and new key and digitally validates new cuts
  • Patented Technology

ChipKey Decoder Info Sheet

ChipKey Decoder & products


Mega I-Tool®

The BEST Key-Cloning Technology For Your Key Center

Hy-Ko's ChipKey Cloning is an excellent method of key duplication – it’s simple, it’s fast and it’s accurate.  We are experts in cloning technology and believe that is the best solution for most retail locations.

Most keys are programmed IN-STORE in 15 seconds or less!

There are nearly 280 million registered vehicles on the road today and      Hy-Ko's cloning-focused ChipKey® car key program is able to duplicate keys for over 92% of today's most popular vehicles.

Did you know that the average age of a vehicle today is 12.2 years?

Cloning covers most makes and models, including many 2012-2019 models and even some 2020-2021!  As technology evolves, Hy-Ko provides continuous upgrades to the system automatically and for FREE. The most recent Mega I-Tool® update adds the following vehicles:

  • Most Ford models through 2018 and some through 2022
  • Most Toyota models through 2019 and some through 2022
  • Popular VW models through 2015
  • Popular Audi models from 2001 to 2015
  • Popular Volvo models through 2015
  • Various Porsche models through 2006
  • Popular Subaru models through 2018
  • Select models from other manufacturers including Ferrari, Jeep, Maserati, Cadillac, Isuzu

SPECIAL SALE for Existing Customers that need to update to the Mega I-Tool – Order NOW!
ChipKey Core Program Info Sheet – the starting point for those just getting into the program


KZ-M303 Sidewinder Key Machine

For Cutting High-Security, Sidewinder Keys.

  • Easy to use
  • One-piece casting provides better tolerance and eliminates horizontal movement during cutting, common in two-piece roller guide designs.
  • Electromechanical 360-degree calibration.
  • Unique and safe single-mode system. Simply press the red button to calibrate and the black button to proceed with cutting.
  • Available as an extension of the ChipKey program

Go here for list of the sidewinder key assortments
Watch training videos to see how to use the 303 Sidewiner machine


Promatic-100 Key Machine

Automatic, Semi-Automatic and Manual Operation... all in one!

The Promatic-100 is engineered and manufactured at Hy-Ko in Ohio. This patented machine is the only key cutting machine with three-in-one operation and a chip vacuuming system.

  • Automatic, Semi-Automatic and Manual Operation
  • Chip vacuuming system attachment built into machine (vacuum not included)
  • Easy rotating 4-sided jaws accommodate double-sided, narrow, wide & standard key blanks
  • Low maintenance and easy to keep clean
  • 17 Seconds automatic cycle time
  • Includes many safety features
  • Key chain rest
  • 18-Month warranty
  • Patented Technology

Promatic-100 Key Machine Info Sheet
Promatic-100 Key Machine User Manual
Watch training videos to see how to use the Promatic-100™


Promax-106™ Key Machine

Durable, Fast and Easy To Use!

The Promax-106 is engineered and manufactured in Italy and is a manual, edge-cutting key machine that is heavy-duty and cuts keys fast.

  • Durable and long-lasting heavy-duty cutting wheel
  • Easy to use, four-way rotating jaws cut double-sided, narrow, wide & standard key blanks
  • Built-in magnifying lens to read key markings and inspect cuts
  • Increased visibility from built-in overhead light decreases mis-cuts
  • One-piece locking clamp alignment increases safety and decreases mis-cuts
  • Wide clamp spacing easily cuts larger head & longer keys
  • Cast iron body drastically reduces vibration & noise
  • 18-Month Warranty


ProKey Machine

A Highly Reliable, Cost-Effective Key Machine

The Pro is engineered and manufactured in Spain.  Its low price and small footprint make the Pro an ideal key machine for any retail location.

  • Compact and ergonomic design with high-level performance
  • Quick and robust semi-automatic key cutting
  • Easy to use, four-way rotating jaws cuts double-sided, narrow, wide & standard key blanks
  • Removeable shavings tray for easy cleaning
  • Built-in LED lighting for increased visibility while cutting keys
  • Convenient, built-in storage area for keys, accessories, tools, etc.
  • 18-month warranty






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