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I put new battery in remote and tried to reset it but still

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I put new battery in remote and tried to reset it but still nothing
JA: How many miles are on the car? Will the battery hold a charge?
Customer: 134,000 and battery is 3months old
JA: Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: I can unlock and lock manual but not with tested remote and said it was good
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: I helped down the unlock and lock at the same time and still got nothing...
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Cadillac Mechanic should know about your Cadillac?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  Mike S. replied 4 months ago.

What year, model and engine is this Cadillac?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
6.2 engine
Expert:  Mike S. replied 4 months ago.

Are you sure you inserted the positive + side of the battery down into the transmitter?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
the dealer checked my remote and said it was fine
Expert:  Mike S. replied 4 months ago.

Is this the reset procedure you used and if not, you may have to.

Expert:  Mike S. replied 4 months ago.

Here is a Keyless Entry System Inoperative test procedure.

Expert:  Mike S. replied 4 months ago.

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