Originally Posted by jpalamar
No Jim, the plastic key also has a transponder. Works the same as the metal key (I actually saw the plastic key apart and saw the electronics) and of course it does start the bike as the metal key, when ring working.
Ahh. Once too many times around the block.
Well maybe it was use two keys. One key the adjacent antenna that's plugged in the ECU, and another key in the ignition switch with the unplugged antenna.