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Put new batteries in fobs and car still says no fob

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Put new batteries in fobs and car still says no fob detected

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you double-checked to make sure the positive and negative signs are lined up correctly?

In the fob ?

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Chevy?

2006 40k miles

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

New car battery last year

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Chevy
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Chevy Mechanic: Don - Mo Lurch, Auto Mech / Electronics replied 11 months ago
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