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Replacement Control Key for Yakima Same Key System

Replacement Control Key for Yakima Same Key System

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This kit replaces a lost or damaged Control Key for your Yakima Same Key System. Control key allows you to insert or remove the lock cores of all your SKS locks and change them out to be keyed alike. Call 800-298-8924 to order Yakima accessories and parts part number Y8007835 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Yakima products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Replacement Control Key for Yakima Same Key System. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Yakima Accessories and Parts - Y8007835

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This kit replaces a lost or damaged Control Key for your Yakima Same Key System. Control key allows you to insert or remove the lock cores of all your SKS locks and change them out to be keyed alike.


Features:

  • Replaces lost or damaged SKS Control Key
  • Allows you to insert or remove SKS Lock Cores (sold separately)


Specs:

  • Application: Yakima Same Key System Lock Cores
  • Qty: 1 key


8007835 Replacement Control Key for Yakima Same Key System






Customer Reviews

Replacement Control Key for Yakima Same Key System - Y8007835

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (94 Customer Reviews)

This kit replaces a lost or damaged Control Key for your Yakima Same Key System. Control key allows you to insert or remove the lock cores of all your SKS locks and change them out to be keyed alike.

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I got an old cargo box for twenty bucks, and cleaned it up on my own. I did not have keys and called to find new locks etc, and had seen similar stuff on line for $35 to $100. They walked me through ordering this key, and finding out the lock numbers. I have now ordered the appropriate keys, and I have the insides from four locks and I only need two. I spent $15 instead of $50 or so (including delivery) Great service! 68785



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Just revived my control key in quick fashion. Worked well, and have just ordered new replacement keys for my Yakima box. So far no complaints about etrailer! 527118



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This key makes it super easy, simple and quick to change the lock cores on any Yakima SKS lock. The lock core must be UNLOCKED for the control key to work. Just insert the control key into the unlocked core then carefully pull out the core using the key at the same time grasping the core. The new core is simply pushed into the empty lock hole. 152177



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I bought a Yakima Space Cadet cargo box at a garage sale for $20 but it did not have the keys. Bought the control key to remove the cores so I could find the code to get replacement keys. I could not believe how easy it was. Just insert the control key and the core pulls out. 230783



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Great experience purchasing from etrailer! The online ordering process was easy and the product arrived on time. Thank you! 734854



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This key bought after e-mail consultation with customer service allowed me to remove the lock cylinder, find out its number and then order correct replacement keys for Yakima bike rack. Everything worked out perfectly, Thank you!! 713605



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I had a hard time finding this product on the manufactures website. It came right up on etrailer. I had it within a week. Saved me from having to buy new locks. 703988



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Product is fine. After all it’s keys and locks. Service was great. 684015



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Was a perfect replacement key for my Yakima SKS lock. I would definitely buy from etrailer again! Thanks! 677498



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Extremely happy with the service provided and the price of the key. Fast shipping and the key works exactly as it should. 673286



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Searched around the internet and Etrailer was the only One who clearly listed the SKS key numbers and details Fair price and shipped quickly Thanks !! 667969



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Haven’t had time to try my key. There was prompt service. 662770



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Easy ordering and quick shipping. 659316



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Easy peasy ordering process. Replacement key arrived as expected and works great. Thanks! 658023



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Product came promptly and worked as expected. It allowed me to extract the lock core and get the code I needed to order replacement keys. 652513



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Saved my roof rack from going to the ju nkyard. 646467



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Keys worked fine replacing those lost. 643218



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Perfect condition and worked as it should. Got a used car with a rack and no key, this worked with a new core, to fix the problem. 625675



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Key worked as described enabling me to obtain key number and place order for lock key. 607635



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This blank, enables you to remove the lock from the rack. Works great. 603016


Comments
Not sure where I put it. But if I ever need one again, I would get it from trailer. Great customer service. Knowledgeable and helpful. If you aren’t sure if you are getting the right part, call them, they will make sure you get the right stuff. So many companies these days are not good at answering the phone, or knowing their products, especially something small or inexpensive. These guys took a good deal of time with me, despite the fact it was for a very small order.
Jeff M - 02/07/2020

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Purchased because I lost my existing keys. Control key did exactly what was expected. Easy to order and delivered as expected. Thanks 597891



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Made replacing sks cores super easy. Unlock old core, insert this tool key, remove old core. Insert this tool in the new core and insert core into lock body then remove this tool. Easy peasy. 596243



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three items to review: 1 yakima master key - Excellent works great 2 air pressure gauge - Excellent, same reading as my old one 3 ramp - Excellent dog can EASILY get into car/truck now In all very satisfied AND appreciate the free shipping! 594553



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Work great to remove the cores on my Yakima Skybox 21. 592589



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Worked flawlessly on my daughter's Yakima cargo box. She lost her keys and the only way to find out what model number the core is is to remove it from the box to see what number is stamped on the side. Core popped out in about 1 second after inserting the control key. Worth its weight in gold and Etrailer was the cheapest place I found to order it from. We have ordered new keys from Etrailer as well. 591647


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