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Peugeot & Ciroen remote wont work after flat car battery

Posted on: May 16th, 2013 by Martin Pink

we get quite a few calls from customers who panic when there remote stops working after their cars battery goes flat or has been disconnected , this has become a common phone call for us .

The good news is , this isn’t an emergency in most cases , and you do not need a locksmith or garage to fix this , all that is required is a simple manual resynch of the remote key , there are 2 common resynch procedures used on Peugeot and citroen remotes , just follow one or both of these simple manual resynch procedures ;

procedure 1

1) insert key into the ignition

2) turn ignition on

3) press and hold down the lock button for 5 seconds

4) release lock button

5) turn off ignition and remove key

6) wait 30 seconds then test remote .

Procedure 2

1) insert key into the ignition

2) turn ignition on

3) press and hold down the lock button for 10 seconds

4) release lock button

5) turn off ignition and remove key

6) wait 5 seconds then press unlock button 3 times

locks will cycle then test remote .

a few older models differ in procedure , if your remote has stopped working after a flat vehicle battery on your Peugeot or citroen vehicle then email us and we will be happy to email you back the correct procedure for your model .

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