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Q: How do I replace a remote keyless entry (RKE) transmitter?

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How do I replace a remote keyless entry (RKE) transmitter?

A: If you want a new remote keyless entry (RKE...

If you want a new remote keyless entry (RKE) transmitter, you will need to purchase one at a dealership. If the new RKE transmitter is replacing a lost transmitter, the entire RKE system will need to be reprogrammed for all of the transmitters.

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