Originally Posted by BriKielyGSman
I asked the mechanic himself if the new ring needed to be reprogrammed. He said certainly not. You can order the part and carry it as a spare and install it when/if needed on the trail-IF you have the bolts pre-drilled and replaced already.
i believe he's wrong
you have to have a ring antenna that recognizes only YOUR keys
i believe it has to be activated....
if that isn't true.... he's the only one on earth I know who has THAT information