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Got Ford Fiesta changed battery in key fob, fob not opening

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Got Ford Fiesta changed battery...
Got Ford Fiesta changed battery in key fob , fob not opening door
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
car has no electric so immobiliser must be
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Ford Mechanic: Kevin, UK Ford Car Mechanic replied 2 years ago
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Hi I'm Kevin let check where your at car starts ok but no remote locking or unlocking correct? What have you tried so far ? Just double check battery the correct way round. Was key working before battery change ? What was the reason for change?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No there is no electrics in car when put key in the ignition , changed battery cause could not get in car in the morning
Ford Mechanic: Kevin, UK Ford Car Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Ok it sounds more like the car battery is flat I would recommend you try to charge battery or replace battery on car

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
cannot open bonnet cause release catch does not come out , it was working ok the night before , how do u get immobiliser off
Ford Mechanic: Kevin, UK Ford Car Mechanic replied 2 years ago

I don't think it's an immobiliser fault as once the key is in ignition the system will relesase immobiliser I believe you have a flat battery as the immobiliser will not stop other items functioning you would still be able to turn ignition on and radio and lights the car just wouldn't start

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
There is nothing happens when I put key in the ignition
Ford Mechanic: Kevin, UK Ford Car Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Yes this wouldn't happen if it was immobiliser everything would be normal the car would try to start the engine would turn over but wouldn't start you have a power problem you need to either jump start ,charge battery or replace

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Ford Mechanic: Kevin, UK Ford Car Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Did you get car started?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No cannot get bonnet open cause the release lever in passenger side is not opening bonnet??
Ford Mechanic: Kevin, UK Ford Car Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Get someone to push down on bonnet whilst pulling lever

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Got car started ,now engine management light on abs light and hand brake light on ,and speedo not working
Ford Mechanic: Kevin, UK Ford Car Mechanic replied 2 years ago

First thing to do is check the charging with a multimeter

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