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My 2003 t-bird will not lock or unlock with the key remote.

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My 2003 t-bird will...

My 2003 t-bird will not lock or unlock with the key remote. I have 2 sets with out any success. what may be the fix?

Mechanic's Assistant: Is this your first time dealing with this issue?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model of your car?

2003 ford thunderbird delux

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

Everything

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

Yes

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 6 months ago
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Have you confirmed the batteries are good in them?

Have you tried to program them to the car?

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 6 months ago

Hello, Chris here again,

I am checking in to make sure you got everything you expected from my response. If any part of my response is unclear, please let me know. It’s my goal to deliver excellent service, so if I've done that, please don't forget to give me a 5-star rating.You can still reply. I want to make sure you were pleased with what you paid for.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Moose, Sorry for not getting back to you. I changed the battery`s on both the remote and tried to program them as per manual without any success. I also have another problem & that is the map lightsby the rear view mirror will not turn off so i removed them as to not drain the battery. Thanks, ***** ***** the help, Jack
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 6 months ago

When you do the key fob programming do the locks cycle before it is time to press a button on the fob?

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