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How to Start a Car With a Keyless Remote


Press the valet button on your keyless remote to start your car. Once you install a keyless remote system on your vehicle, you will need to program the system so that you can start your vehicle. Once you program the system with your remote, you can start your car remotely. Keep in mind most keyless remote systems usually work only within a few hundred feet. As long as you are within range, you can start the vehicle from inside your house.


  • Read your keyless remote system user’s manual to determine which button on your remote is the “valet” button. You will also need to locate the programming instruction for your particular system. Programming instructions and remote key layouts will vary by the keyless remote system.