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E46 (1999 - 2006)
The fourth generation 3 Series (E46 chassis) was introduced in 1999 and set the standard for engineering and performance during it's years of production including being named to Car & Driver's 10 best list every one of those years! ! -- View the E46 Wiki

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Old 03-29-2005, 07:44 AM
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One of my friends traded in his M3 and he kept one of the keys. Is there any way that I can use this in my 328ci? Can the key be re-cut? If not can I use it as a remote only?
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Old 03-29-2005, 04:42 PM
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No you can't re-cut the key nor can you use the remote as the keys are unique to the car.
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If you want an M3 key badly (I supposed it's just the M3 logo on the key?) could you order an M3 blank and have your dealer cut and/or program it for your 328? I'm assuming the blank is exactly the same as non-M3 keys...
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