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Dead Key FOB for iOS

Developer's Description

So, you have your key, but your car says "Key Not Detected". Now what?The Dead Key FOB App is Back-up Plan, an instruction utility, to get you into your push-button start vehicle and get you underway when the battery in your key fob -- your car's remote control -- goes flat.And that battery will go flat. Sooner than you will be ready for. Why? Because the very nature of a keyless start system requires that the key fob attempt to be in constant radio contact with your vehicle. The end result the battery in your keyless start systems key fob will be depleted in no time. At the worst time! Yes, your dealer can help if they are open and you get the right person. And, yes, the instructions are in your owners manual if you can find them. Give it a try! We'll still be here after you've searched through 400 or 500 pages. Roadside assistance? About all they can offer is a tow truck... Did you borrow or rent the car??? Be prepared!Is there a standard hard key? Yes, and well show you how to retrieve it. And special attention to Audi, BMW, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Hyundai, Jaguar, Kia, Lexus, Volkswagen and Volvo owners: the keyhole may be hidden! Just to make the car look better! And the instructions to find are now locked in your car in your owners manual!And worse, there is no standard way to start your car. This app will show you: over 30 distinct starting variations (General Motors and Hyundai/Kia use six different ways each and Ford another four!); 13 variations on retrieving the mechanical key, and six variations for getting into your vehicle. They are shown by vehicle manufacturer. Dont get caught in a dark parking lot without this app! Dont borrow or rent a car without this app! Dont give your kids the car to drive without this app!The battery in your key fob WILL go dead, but there IS a back-up plan! This App can help.The Dead Key FOB App includes text instructions and illustrations for keyless entry and start systems for 13 major manufacturers including: BMW (and Mini), Chrysler (with Dodge and Jeep), Ford (and Lincoln), General Motors (Chevrolet / Cadillac / Buick), Honda (and Acura), Hyundai (and Kia), Jaguar, Mazda, Mercedes, Nissan (and Infiniti), Toyota (with Lexus and Scion), Volkswagen (and Audi) and Volvo.The App is a good-faith effort to find every possible option for getting in and starting a push-button start car with a Dead Key FOB. You've downloaded lots of fun Apps for your peace of mind, download something you can use! Today!Along with other platforms, over 10,000 downloads!

Full Specifications

What's new in version 2.2

This version updates the starting procedures for Kia vehicles and adds an opening procedure for late model Corvettes. It continues the new dual-page interface that integrates images with text while providing a single move from Opening to Starting your car, by manufacturer.


Release October 20, 2014
Date Added October 20, 2014
Version 2.2

Operating Systems

Operating Systems iOS
Additional Requirements Compatible with iPod Touch (3rd generation or later, iPhone 3Gs, iPhone 4, iPad. iTunes account required.


Total Downloads 25
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