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Q: Under what conditions will the remote start not work?

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Under what conditions will the remote start not work?

A: The remote start system will only work when...

The remote start system will only work when the vehicle is in optimal position to be running safely. The following conditions will keep the remote start system from working:

  1. The vehicle is in a gear other than P (Park).
  2. The oil pressure in the car is insufficient.
  3. The hood is not securely latched.
  4. A key is currently in the ignition.
  5. The hazard lights are currently on.
  6. The engine coolant is at too high of a temperature.
  7. The engine malfunction Warning Light is illuminated.
  8. The remote start system has already used its allocated two starts (or start and extension).
  9. The remote keyless entry (RKE) transmitter is not within range of the vehicle, or is blocked by other transmissions.
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