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I misplaced a set of keys for my 2017 chevy Malibu. I am…

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I misplaced a set...

I misplaced a set of keys for my 2017 chevy Malibu. I am using my spare set.

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Is it possible for you to see where I may have lost or dropped them. I says on my car that it needs a battery replacement.

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I lost them from work to home. I used the key to start my car when leaving work. My home is just a few buildings from where I work. So the distance is very very short.

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Chevy Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 4 months ago
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Chevy Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 4 months ago

hey how are you ,

is the message saying on the car display ,key fob replacement ?

but you are using the spare set , i m assuming you drove car from work to home or walked ?

just want be clear so i m accurate ?

if you asking if there is a gps unit to locate the keys in key fob,no there is not

but if it saying that on car display ,explain more

Please let me know

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Correction 2014 Chevy Malibu
Chevy Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 4 months ago

ok no problem 2014 ,

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I drove home
Chevy Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 4 months ago

reason i m asking on the battery replacement is , if the lost keys are inside the car or close to it ,it will pick up the weak battery signal from it ?

unless it is indicating that for the spare ones

go to radio shack or wall mart and replace battery in key fob and sees if it still says this message ?

you drove him with spare ?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No I drove home with the reg set. I tried to start the car thinking the keys were in the car it would’ve started but it didn’t
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
It started today when I had my spare set
Chevy Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 4 months ago

ok ,have look under the seat ,used flash light ?

unfortunately there is not locators on them

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I just checked around the seat but no luck. So strange
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