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Old 10th May 2014, 20:13   #61
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Default Re: Why your "remote locking" immobilizer is useless

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I did official review of Cruze which has push start and touch and open system.
As an experiment, we kept key near car, and then drove off, with the key not in car. Even driving 1km away, the car did not shut down.
I think legal/ liability issues prevent the unexpected shutting off of engines while on the move. Even thieves have right to life!

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Old 12th May 2014, 09:33   #62
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Default Re: Theft Attempt ! Guess the thieves duplicated my remote locking frequency

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If you do this, the alarm will go off. Then you would have to pop the bonnet and disconnect the siren. And if that's so, the owner would notice it when he comes back to the car.
My car has alarm with the remote locking. The siren was also perfect when my dad came back and unlocked the car. Still trying to figure out the what might have happened.
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Default Re: Why your "remote locking" immobilizer is useless

Found this programmable remote key for Figo

http://flipkeys.in/product/ford-figo...-spare-remote/

The link also talks about how remote can learn the lock/unlock codes. Since figo is fitted with immobilizer with PATS, wonder how (and if) this learning mechanism is going to work?

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We put car in learning mode and add new codes generated by this new set of keys in addition to existing remote key?

Any one has tried or any idea about this self learning remote ? Kindly enlighten
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