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How to Program a CDJR Key Fob

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As a driver of a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or RAM, you’re used to a dependable vehicle around Pekin. But then one day, the unexpected happens: your key fob won’t unlock your vehicle. Whether you need a new fob or a new battery, you’re going to need to know how to program your Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or RAM key fob, and the service experts here at Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT Morton are here to help! While these tips will help with most CDJR vehicles, you might want a little extra help from our service department if you’re having trouble.

Dodge Key Fob Programming

If you have recently brought home a new Dodge to Washington, you may want to learn how to program a Dodge key fob. Our experts have outlined a few simple steps below to make Dodge Key fob programming a breeze:

  • Enter your vehicle and unlock the door with your key fob within the first ten seconds.
  • With the key in the ignition, turn it to the “RUN” position while also pressing the “UNLOCK” button. 
  • Next, hold the “UNLOCK” and “PANIC” buttons simultaneously, then release them at the same time. 
  • Now, press “UNLOCK” and “LOCK” together and release.
  • Press the “UNLOCK” one more time.
  • Now you know how to program a Dodge key fob!
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Chrysler Key Fob Programming

When you brought your new Chrysler home from Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT Morton you were likely blown away by the array of innovative features and functions. If learning how to program a Chrysler key fob slipped your mind during the first days of ownership, we are here to help! Follow a few steps to learn how to program a Chrysler key fob:

  • Press the “LOCK” button on your key fob five consecutive times, while allowing 2-second intervals between each press.
  • Next, put your key in the ignition and turn two clicks to the “RUN” position.
  • Hold down the “UNLOCK” button and “PANIC” button simultaneously. Release both at the same time. If done correctly to this point, you will hear a small beep to indicate programming is underway. 
  • Press and release both the “LOCK” and “UNLOCK” buttons at the same time.
  • Turn the key to the “OFF” position and remove the key. Now you can test to see if your Chrysler key fob programming was a success!

Jeep Key Fob Programming

As an off-road enthusiast, the features to behold on a new Jeep are truly stunning. One of the great hidden gems of owning a Jeep is the power held within the key fob. Learn how to program a Jeep key fob below:

  • Enter your Jeep and be sure your trunk and doors are all closed.
  • Insert your key into the ignition and keep it in the “OFF” position. 
  • Open your driver’s side door and allow it to remain ajar.
  • With the door still open, move the switch on the door to the “LOCK” position.
  • Turn the key to the “ON” position in the ignition.
  • Press the “LOCK” button on your remote and hold for five seconds.
  • Release the button and remove the key from the ignition to see if you successfully handled Jeep Key fob programming!

RAM Key Fob Programming

If you own a new RAM truck, hard work is the status quo in your world. While your work ethic is sound, your RAM truck is designed to make things easier on and off the job site. From leading performance specs to a powerful key fob, owning a RAM allows you to focus on the hard work to be done. Follow these instructions to learn how to program a RAM key fob:

  • Climb inside your RAM and turn the ignition to the “RUN” position and wait for the chimes to automatically stop.
  • Next, press and hold the “UNLOCK” button for ten seconds. Upon release, press and release the “PANIC” button. 
  • At this point, sync other RAM key fobs to your truck by pressing any button on the additional remote to sync it to your truck. 
  • Once you have successfully engaged in RAM key fob programming, you can turn the car off to end the programming sequence.

Trust the Experts at Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT Morton

When you are in need of service, contact the automotive pros at Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT Morton. We are standing by and always happy to help our East Peoria community learn more about their Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, FIAT ride. From simple tips to major powertrain repairs, we can assist you through all of your car care needs. Feel free to schedule service with us for help with all of your automotive concerns.

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