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Old 02-08-2016, 08:20 PM
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Key fob range?

Anyone having issues with the range of their key fob? Sometime I have to be with in the distance of 6 parking spaces! Tonight I tested it with both key fobs, new batteries, wide open area - best I could get was about 9-10 parking spaces / 30 walking paces away. Sometimes it doesn't work until I'm within 10 feet!
Better range if I'm facing the front of the vehicle, but in real life, that never really happens!

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Re: Key fob range?

Sounds pretty similar to my experience. Though, typically I don't unlock my Jeep until I am relatively close (4 or 5 spaces away). Close enough to tell that there is no Jeep molester lurking nearby.
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Re: Key fob range?

Ya I put remote start in (working with the factory key fob) and with such limited range, doesn't help that much having remote start...

I tried looking up ways to extend the factory key's range but no luck...


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