Posted by James Boyle

Uncut Key To Suit Holden Commodore
Are you frustrated with worn-out rubber buttons on your Holden Commodore key? You're not alone; it's a common issue.
The good news is that finding a replacement for your Holden Commodore key shell is a simple solution. With the help of our instructional video, you'll have a fresh-looking key in no time. 
In this guide, we'll walk you through the process. Whether you have a two-button or one-button version, we've got you covered. 

Step 1: Gather Your Materials

Before you begin, make sure you have the following items on hand:
  • A new Holden Commodore key shell
  • Your old key with worn-out buttons
  • A small screwdriver
  • A pair of pliers

Step 2: Remove The Old Key Shell

Follow these steps to remove the old key shell:
  • Use a small screwdriver to carefully pry open the key fob. Be gentle to avoid damaging the internal components.
  • Once the key fob is open, use the screwdriver to release the old key shell from the internal housing.
  • Carefully remove the old key shell, taking note of how it's positioned within the housing.

Step 3: Replace With The Old Key Shell

Now, let's replace the old key shell with the new one:
  • Take the new Holden Commodore key shell and place it in the same position as the old one within the key fob housing.
  • Ensure that the new key shell is securely in place.

Step 4: Reassemble the Key Fob

Follow these steps to reassemble the key fob:
  • Carefully put the key fob back together, ensuring that all components align correctly.
  • Press the key fob halves together until they snap into place.

Step 5: Test Your Key

Before you finish, test your newly replaced key to ensure all buttons work correctly. Press each button to verify their responsiveness.


Congratulations! You've successfully replaced the key shell, case, and buttons on your Holden Commodore key.
This simple fix has given your key a fresh look and renewed functionality. Whether you had a two-button or one-button key, hopefully this guide has helped you through the process.
For more helpful tips and automotive solutions, stay tuned to our blog. If you found this guide valuable, don't forget to share it with fellow Holden Commodore owners who might be facing the same key issues.
Remember that maintaining your car's key is essential for smooth operation, so don't hesitate to address any issues promptly.
If you have any questions or need further assistance, feel free to contact us.

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