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2001 Cadillac Catera Question: reprogramming key to car after changing battery



marvia, 3.0L V6, Cincinnati, OH, January 16, 2011, 12:14

Can I reprogram my key to the car after replacing my battery the car set for a couple of weeks and now my keypad won't unlock the car, I have already replaced the battery in the keylock also

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    January 16, 2011, 12:28

    if you leave the key in the run position for aprox 15 to 20 mins the key should reprogram itself

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    marvia, January 16, 2011, 12:47

    Well I have been driving the car so it's been running for more than 15 mins but the keylock still will not work. I have to unlock the car with the key instead of being able to use the buttons on the keypad..

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