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Remote starter not communicating with car

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Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by qwertyjjj » Tue Dec 03, 2019 4:15 am

My remote starters are on a separate key fob to the ignition keys. They were working last year but have now stopped. I just replaced the batteries but same problem.
The light on the fobs is working so I suspect the car is not accepting the communication.
Any way to fix this?
Do I have to reprogram the car or is there something else wrong with the receiver?



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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by yagger » Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:06 am

qwertyjjj wrote: ↑
Tue Dec 03, 2019 4:15 am
The light on the fobs is working
Lights? on the fob? this car?
Year and Model: V70 2004


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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by qwertyjjj » Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:57 pm

yagger wrote: ↑
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:06 am
qwertyjjj wrote: ↑
Tue Dec 03, 2019 4:15 am
The light on the fobs is working
Lights? on the fob? this car?
Year and Model: V70 2004
It's a remote starter fob, not the actual key fob used in the ignition.



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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by yagger » Tue Dec 03, 2019 3:23 pm

Is it oem VOLVO remote?


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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by qwertyjjj » Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:27 pm

yagger wrote: ↑
Tue Dec 03, 2019 3:23 pm
Is it oem VOLVO remote?
I'm actually not sure. It came with the car, probably installed by Volvo but I don't see any Volvo markings on the remote.



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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by yagger » Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:32 pm

Sorry, but not easy to recommend something if there is no info.


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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by qwertyjjj » Wed Dec 04, 2019 7:12 am

There's no generic reset on the car? I've seen examples where you turn the key to 2 and off 5 times then press lock on the remote.



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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by yagger » Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:35 am

This was actual for old cars and for genuine remote only.


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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by qwertyjjj » Thu Dec 05, 2019 7:17 am

So you're saying I might have a custom receiver. If so, where is the receiver likely located in the car?



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Re: Remote starter not communicating with car

Post by yagger » Thu Dec 05, 2019 1:39 pm

Ou, it is interesting question. Need to ask company or guys who installed it there.


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