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aldive

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My key fobs no longer function. They will neither lock or unlock the doors (all ), nor will they set off the panic alarm.

I have replaced the batteries in the fobs.

The driver side door keypad works properly.

Ideas and suggestions sought.

Thanks in advance ...
 
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Did you try the re-programming procedure in the manual after you changed the batteries? Maybe the fobs just need to be re-introduced to the truck.:dunno:
 
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MONMIX

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didnt you have some issue with this last year some time ?

Did it just get worse or still unresolved ?
 
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I'd second the reprogram idea.
 
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aldive

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Did you try the re-programming procedure in the manual after you changed the batteries? Maybe the fobs just need to be re-introduced to the truck.:dunno:

I have previously swapped batters with no issues. Supposedly you do not need to reprogram after battery swap.
 
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aldive

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didnt you have some issue with this last year some time ?

Did it just get worse or still unresolved ?

Kevin, last year I experienced intermittent problems with the fobs, ; now they no longer work in any mode.
 
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aldive

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Interesting thing happened at the gym this morning ....

I was playing with the buttons on the key fob and the panic button work rd setting off the horn. I repeated it and it functioned. However, the door lock/unlock still does nothing.

After working out, I tried the panic again, this time with no horn.

Any more suggestions or thoughts?
 
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daffy

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could the buttons just be going bad? It is starting to get more humid, maybe the contacts under the rubbery stuff are dirty?

I had a problem around the same time you did, then we switched offices, and I never had the problem again, until a couple weeks ago.

When someone (it's random) parks my me with a Mitsubishi, Trailblazer, (That's what parks to me most often), I almost have to touch the side panel to make it work.

On Sundays when I go in, no problems.
 
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The problem occurs on both fobs that I use as well as a brand new one ( properly programmed ).

I am about out of ideas.
 
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aldive did you ever solve your problem? I am currently experiencing the exact same problem with my fobs. Neither of mine work with brand new batteries and after trying to reprogram. I am just searching around on here looking for some ideas.
 
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