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Gave my neighbour a jump start and now my key fob isn't

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Gave my neighbour a jump start and now my key fob isn't working on my 56 plate transit .. please help

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

Its a fairly new key

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '56 Ford?

Mk7 swb

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

Yes , charged the battery and tried recoding the key

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

When i jump started the neighbour i put the positive lead on an engine mount and since i have read it can short things out

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Hi there , good afternoon o you and sorry for the delayed response

My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to assist you today

Ok is it just the remote central locking that is inoperative

Does the central locking work ok when you manually lock/unlock the doors

Does the vehicle start ok

Kindest regards ***** *****

Brian

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Just the remote central locking .
Can only open the drivers door with the key and yes it does start.

Hi there thanks ok can you check fuse 78 (15 amp -blue)in the passengers fuse box under the glove box as this is the main central locking fuse

Kindest regards ***** *****

Brian

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Sorted ..in was fuse .. will jump start off the battery next time.. thank you much for your help .. is there somewhere I can leave feeback ..
Warm Regards
Rory
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That's great newsYou should be prompted to leave a rating after receiving this replyIf you need any future help or technical assistance with your vehicleplease let me know and I will do my upmost to assist you
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