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'Key not detected' displayed in message center

Why is a " key not detected' displayed when trying to start 2013 Jeep Cherokee? How do I correct this issue?
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Old 03-02-2013, 08:29 AM
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Re: 'Key not detected' displayed in message center

Install an new battery in you remote device. Bend the contacts "slightly" to gain better contact with new battery.
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Re: 'Key not detected' displayed in message center

That was a common occurance for me even after a new battery.
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