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#1 (permalink) Old 07-14-2004, 12:25 PM
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I lost my keyless entry remote. I know i can order one from keylessride.com, but where do I take it to get it programmed? Is there anyway that I can program it myself so I don't have to go through all of that trouble?

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Nevermind, I'm an idiot. keylessride.com provides programming instructions on how to do it yourself. All for the very low price of $124.99 + s&h. Hahaha, damn.

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Actually wait, has anyone ever gotten a new keyless remote before? Can you program it yourself or do you have to take it to a technichian to get the car to recognize the remote?

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Try the FAQs. I think there is some alarm info in there.

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also...different programming instructions for different cars. The three button remote is very simple. The two button remote requires (if I remember correctly) an odd combination of opening and closing the doors while you're doing the programming.

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Ah ok great. So I can do it myself then. Perfect. Thanks.

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Ordered it, only $124 + s&h ... I also found programming directions in my owners manual ... it looks pretty simple ... thank god! Thanks for all of the help fellas.

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