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I left my key in friends car, and there in Wisconsin,

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I left my key...

I left my key in friends car , and there in Wisconsin, keyless code is not working as well.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fob's battery?

I don't have the keyfob.

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

Or is there another fob?

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Ford?

2013

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

Just tried the original code from the original card

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Yes there is a recall on it , maybe that need to get done 2

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