Car remote not working

Tiny
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  • 2007 PROTON GEN-2

My car's remote does not work even with a new battery.
It switches on, but it does not release the locks.

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 AT 2:21 PM

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Tiny
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The remote is probably bad. You will need a new remote and to program it. The instructions are below.

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 AT 2:34 PM
Tiny
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How do I check that?
My spare remote works normally.

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Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 AT 10:53 AM
Tiny
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If the spare fob works you need to check the fob that is not working, it might need reprogramming.

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Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 AT 1:18 PM
Tiny
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How do I reprogram my fob?

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Thursday, September 27th, 2012 AT 5:44 AM
Tiny
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How to program savvy keys.

[1] Turn ignition to the "on" position.

[2] Hold reset button [white dot one on the switch cluster ] in on the dash and keep it depressed.

[3] Turn ignition to "off" and remove the key. [Still holding in that button]

[4] Reinsert key and turn ignition to on. [Still holding in that button ]

[5] Now release the reset button on the dash.

[6] Press either the lock or unlock button on the fob while its still in the ignition lock.

[7]You will hear a Beep and the red immobilizer LED light flashes and the doors will lock.

[8] Now with the second key fob press a button and [beep/flash/doors lock.

[9] Switch ignition to off.

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Monday, October 29th, 2012 AT 12:24 PM
Tiny
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The above is for the savvy and the Gen2 and Neo it uses the same procedure.

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Monday, October 29th, 2012 AT 12:26 PM
Tiny
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Thanks Captain Proton. It is good know who to look for when I have any questions on Protons.

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Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 AT 1:06 PM
Tiny
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There is plenty even I do not know. Proton does not really share information with the buyers of their cars. If your looking for a workshop manual then you can get one here.

http://e-bookmanual.com/productsproton.html

Not long released for the gen2 and savvy..

Lots of information to be had if if you join. www.protonownerclub.co.uk

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Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 AT 2:58 PM
Tiny
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At least you have more information than me. It is true Proton does not share their information. I am from where the car is manufactured and I am still having problems getting information.

Thanks again.

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Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 AT 3:17 PM
Tiny
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I have a Proton Wira Aeroback 2001 - 4G15 engine and both of my original remotes are not working.

1. If I buy an aftermarket key less entry system, would it be possible to program those remotes to use with the security system I already have in my car? If so, please let me know how to program them?

2. If I get uncut Waja keys, which has the remote option included, how do I program them to use with the security system I already have in my car?

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