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    Question Replacing CIM

    Hi All

    I am after some advice, I need to replace my CIM as its got bonkers playing hell with it not starting lights coming on and off no wipers and indicators.


    I've priced up the CIM at my local Vauxhall at the lovely sum of £317

    What I need to know is what else to I need I heard that you need new keys and transponders and security pass.

    Please could someone confirm if possible

    Many thanks

    Matt

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    You will need the security pass. If you are going to pay full price for a CIM, then you would be better to just let them to the installation and programming and have done with it. Unless you can get a 2nd hand one which is tech2'd out of a donor car, personally i dont think it would be worth the effort to fit yourself. Mine was done about 2 years ago, £435 all in.

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    Thanks Aidi

    Thats why im asking from researching there are all these's extras you need and that it might be easier just to get Vx to do it all

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    2nd hand CIM about £80-£120, reuse old keys, pay someone to fit and program it local to you. comes in at under £200,
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    that was my plan plasma but as above there seems to be extras needed but need to confirm this

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    just a car pass if u dont have one already, nothing else is needed..
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    My Cim off megavaux £67 posted and £40 to fit/ program so it can be done as cheap as chips :-)

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    thanks all

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