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Remote Start Not Working

Discussion in 'Stock 2011 - 2019 Ford Explorer Discussion' started by Holligl, July 23, 2011.

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  1. Holligl

    Holligl Active Member

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    Anyone else have their remote start quit working? I have checked both key FOBs and confirmed it is enabled on the dashboard menu. Adding it to the list to fix at the first oil change.
     
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  3. peterk9

    peterk9 Staff Member Moderator Elite Explorer

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    Have you confirmed that you are using the correct procedure? I thought mine wasn't working until I re-read the manual. I was forgetting to hit the 'lock' button first before pressing the 2X button twice, all with 3 seconds of each other.
     
  4. Holligl

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    That was it. For some reason I thought it was 2X twice then lock. Thanks!
    This heat wave is making this a nice feature beyond the Winter.
     
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    Which is why I am a bit annoyed by the cheap key fob. The remote-start instruction sticker on the back peeled off within a month. I know it is petty, but if you are going to take the time to put on a sticker (it is important enough to warrant a sticker) then please make sure the sticker will withstand use.

    That said, I do like the remote start!
     

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