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My 2 key fobs 2002 boxster are 1 button. They re dead -

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my 2 key fobs for my 2002 boxster are 1 button. They re dead - won't open the car.
I want to replace thm but am confused because none of those available on line look exactly like mine. Most have 2 or 3 buttons. Can a 2 or 3 button fob be programmed to work with a boxster with original fobs of only 1 button?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Porsche
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the keys open the car but not the fob. I attach pictures of one of the fobs.
Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

have you tried a new battery?

Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

Try a new battery and restarting the processor as per this tsb,

Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

Did that work? If not and you still want the ne button fob, I would contact the Porsche dealer and ask them.