Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How do you use the keypad to lock or unlock the doors?

asked by on

How do you use the keypad to lock or unlock the doors?

A: While the keyless entry keypad on your driv...

While the keyless entry keypad on your driver front door allows you to access the car, you do need to know how to use it. Here’s how:

  • Enter your access code and then press 3 and 4 to unlock all the doors and the liftgate.
  • Without entering your access code, press 7 and 8 and then 9 and 0 to lock all the doors and the liftgate.
  • Enter your access code and press the 5 and 6 buttons to open the back glass.

Tips

  • Use either the factory access code or your personal access code.

  • You only have five seconds to press the second set of numbers after entering your access code.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Radiator is no good, went through a few

The computer controlled fan on these vehicles comes on and goes off at a certain temperature and is controlled by the engine control module. Ford has come out with a Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) 09-8-1, dated 5/8/2009. The TSB calls...

Q: Is it ok to use green antifreeze in a vehicle that uses orange antifreeze

Hi there: In short; NO - it's not a good idea to mix these two. Most of the antifreeze products on the market currently are ethylene glycol base material with additives to prevent corrosion, lubricate seals and water pumps and...

Q: Transmission fluid

You should only service your transmission with Mercon LV fluid and only do so when your owners manual states it should be replaced. For some newer transmissions service is not recommended but if it is needed then correct the fluid...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...