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Stopped and rested with 4runner locked. woke up and forgot

Customer Question

stopped and rested with 4runner locked. woke up and forgot doors were locked so when i opened alarm went off at which point i hit srart which stopoed alarm but now vehicle won't start
JA: Have you tried locking and unlocking the driver's side door using the key itself?
Customer: yes
JA: What year is your 4Runner?
Customer: 2011
JA: Are you fixing your 4Runner yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Just locked with fob and going to wait 15 minutes to see if that works
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nope, that's it
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  david craig replied 8 days ago.

Hi Im David. please allow me a moment to get you the correct procedure to get you going.

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Expert:  david craig replied 8 days ago.

Locking Doors with Transmitter will ARM
Unlocking Doors with Transmitter will DisArm

Be sure Battery is fully charged
Close Hood & all Doors
Lock Doors with Transmitter
Leave Undisturbed for at least 15 minutes
Unock Doors
Try starting with "Another" Factory Key
If you only have one, then the Transponder could need reprogramming



Be sure Battery is fully charged
Disconnect Positive Battery Cable

Open Driver Door & LEAVE Open
Turn Ignition to On position & LEAVE On

Reconnect Positive Battery Cable
Horn may sound for a few seconds
Try Starting

Expert:  david craig replied 7 days ago.

any luck?

Expert:  david craig replied 5 days ago.

do you still need assistance?

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