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BOBBYSS, Master Technician
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Experience:  ASE MASTER CERTIFIED, AA DEGREE AUTO/DIESEL TECH
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I have a Cadillac? 2007 Escalade, My remote key fobs won't

Customer Question

I have a Cadillac?
JA: What is the model/year of your Cadillac?
Customer: 2007 Escalade
JA: Are you fixing your Escalade yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: My remote key fobs won't work. All I have tried so far is new batteries
JA: Have you checked the fob's battery?
Customer: I have tried several new batteries
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: That is my only problem
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  BOBBYSS replied 1 month ago.

Hello, my name is***** neither of the key FOB's are working then the system has lost its programming. In some cases you can get them to initialize again, but most of the time the system will need to be reprogrammed with a scan tool. To try and do this put the key in the ignition and while you hold both the lock and unlock buttons on the fob turn the key to the run position. Hold it there for a few seconds and see if the locks begin to work. Try this with both. If it does not work then the computer needs to be reprogrammed.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Did not work!
Expert:  BOBBYSS replied 1 month ago.
If that did not work then they will need to be reprogrammed with a scan tool. Hopefully the receiver module didn't fail otherwise that will need to be replaced first.