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My remote key doesn't work I called the dealer & they said it could be calibrated for around $40 When I got there they said thev module would't work & it needed a new one for $280 does this sound right?
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Kia Mechanic: PAULKIATECH, ASE Certified Technician replied 10 years ago
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PAULKIATECH, ASE Certified Technician
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Hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX I am a KIA dealership technician. If the dealership tested the remote and found that it is sending a signal and the vehicle is not responding than the issue would be with the module. You can double check this by taking it to your local autozone, they have the same tester, to make sure the remote is good. The price you were quoted on the module replacement is a fair price so in summary this does sounds right. I would just take the remote to autozone and have them check it to make sure.

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