Re: Remote control
"Chris Whelan" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote...
> Craig wrote:
>> They're available on eBay quite cheap and can be self-programmed
>> the instructions in your Owner's Manual.
> They often fetch 35-40UKP on eBay, but are only around 45UKP from a
Youch! Back when I found two on eBay (US), I think I got them for just
under $10 each plus a couple bucks s/h. Admittedly, that may have been back
in '02 or '03.
> Assuming we are talking about Europe, the instructions in the handbook do
> *not* refer to reprogramming the remote function. They only tell you how
> make a PATS transponder key align with the immobiliser to enable you to
> start the car. (You need two working keys first in order to program a
Again, interesting and once again better for those of us in the States. At
least for my 2001 Focus, the owner's manual states how to program a remote
key fob (to lock/unlock doors, trunk/boot and set off the panic alarm) as
well as how to program a new PATS key (assuming you have two already). I
think the fobs were programmable regardless of how many (if any) programmed
fobs you had.