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Pearl wilson. The key fob volvo s40, non turbo,

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Hi Pearl wilson. The key fob for 2005 volvo s40, non turbo, is stuck in the ignition. Can you help?
JA: Dealing with a malfunctioning key fob can be frustrating and really inconvenient -- the mechanics will have somegood ideas about what to do. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: The key fob is stuck in the ignition. There are no messages on the dash. I can start the car with no problem. Every thing else is working fine.
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: I tried driving the car around, shift
ing gears,
JA: Is there anything else the Volvo Mechanic should be aware of about your Volvo?
Customer: like what?
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Volvo Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Derek Werner replied 5 months ago.
Hello and thanks for using JustAnswer! I am a factory trained Volvo master technician and i will be happy to assist you today with your S40. I will be asking you a series of questions to give you the best possible help that i can. First do you have a scan tool to pull codes from the vehicle? Do you have a volt meter to test for voltage?Also does the gear shift go into park normally. Does park display on the drivers information center or the display by the shifter?