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A maximum of two remote starts, or a remote start with an extension, are

allowed between ignition cycles.

The vehicle's ignition must be turned from on to off before the remote start procedure can be used again.

Canceling a Remote Start

To cancel a remote start, do any of the following:

. Press and hold / until the parking lamps turn off.



. There is an emission control system malfunction.

. The engine coolant temperature is too high.

. The oil pressure is low.

. Two remote vehicle starts or a start with an extension have

already been used.

. The vehicle is not in P (Park).

Door Locks


Warning (Continued)

properly and the doors should be locked whenever the

vehicle is driven.

. Young children who get into unlocked vehicles may be

unable to get out. A child can be overcome by extreme heat and can suffer permanent

injuries or even death from heat stroke. Always lock the vehicle whenever leaving it.

. Turn on the hazard warning


. Turn the vehicle on and then off.

Conditions in Which Remote Start Will Not Work

The remote start will not operate if any of the following occur:

. The ignition is in any mode other than OFF.

. A transmitter is in the vehicle.

. The hood is not closed.

. The hazard warning flashers are on.


{ Warning

Unlocked doors can be dangerous.

. Passengers, especially

children, can easily open the

doors and fall out of a moving vehicle. The doors can be

unlocked and opened while the vehicle is moving. The

chance of being thrown out of the vehicle in a crash is

increased if the doors are not locked. So, all passengers

should wear seat belts


. Outsiders can easily enter through an unlocked door

when you slow down or stop

the vehicle. Locking the doors can help prevent this from


To lock or unlock the door from outside the vehicle:

. Press Q or K on the Remote

Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter.

. In the case of a dead battery, use

the key in the driver door. The key cylinder is covered with a cap.



To lock or unlock the door from inside the vehicle:

. Press Q or K on the power door lock switch.

. Pulling an interior door handle will unlock the door. Pulling the door handle again unlatches it.

Keyless Access


Press the lock/unlock button when the RKE transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft) of the driver door handle. When

unlocking from the driver door, the first press unlocks that door; press

again within five seconds to unlock all passenger doors. See Remote Keyless

Entry (RKE) System Operation 0 35.


Driver Door Key Lock Cylinder Access (In Case of Dead Battery)


To access the driver door key lock cylinder:

1. Pull the door handle (1) to the open position and hold it open until the cap removal is


2. Insert the key into the slot (3) on the bottom of the cap (2) and lift the key upward.

3. Move the cap (2) rearward and remove.

4. Use the key in the cylinder.


To replace the cap:

1. Pull the door handle (1) to the open position and hold it open until the cap installation is



2. Insert the two tabs (6) at the back of the cap between the

seal (5) and the metal base (4).