Need Help?

1998 GMC G Savana Special Base 139 WB E23

1998 GMC G Savana Special
Trim Info:
Rear Wheel Drive, 139.0" WB
Other Trims
Do you own this car?
Estimated Mileage
Enter current mileage for most
accurate info about this vehicle

Track Your Service Records
Get Recall Alerts
Get Updated Value Estimates on Your Car.

back to question list

Ask the Community

Ask Our Auto Mechanics

October 10, 2011, 11:47 pm

Denise M

Question: can i bypass acess code with a new switch?

ive lost the key to my car!! 200.00 for a remake!! is there a cheaper way?? i hear i can put a new iginition switch in and bypass the acess code??

October 13, 2011, 8:18 pm

Elizabeth K

You can disable the whole system:

But getting a discount key would be cheaper. Google '97 gmc savana replace key blank' for a list of potential supplies. Check out a few, prices can vary.

0/0 users found this helpful.

Ask our panel of certified auto mechanics a question. We pay for their advice so you don't have to

My Auto Score

See the free AutoCheck score

Meet The Experts
Kim Perrin
Kim Perrin is our resident mechanic here at DriverSide. Kim worked as…
Tyler Orr
Tyler Orr is an expert in German and Japanese cars and has been a mechanic …
Elizabeth Kriesten
Elizabeth Kriesten worked as an automotive technician for several years at Dodge…
Tips on Servicing

Car Brakes: How Do You Know When to Change Them?

By Zach Bowman For those who suffer a daily commute through heavy traffic, your vehicle's braking system can bring thousands of pounds of metal, plastic and empty Starbucks cups to a stop hundreds of times before you get to work. It goes without saying that these pieces wear out, but they do so slowly, meaning you may not notice they need attention until ...

Read more…