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Q: How do I lock the doors with the electronic key?

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How do I lock the doors with the electronic key?

A: The electronic key allows you to lock your ...

The electronic key allows you to lock your vehicle without actually using a key. If the electronic key is on your person (for example, in your pocket or your purse), then you can lock the doors through the door handles. To do so, simply press the button on the outside of the exterior door handle, when the electronic key is on your person. The door lock system will detect that the key is nearby, and all of the doors will be locked when you press the button.

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