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Keyless entry - fob battery life



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5 USA

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Fri 02 Feb 18 14:58

Keyless entry - fob battery life


Keyless entry has been on Vettes for some while now so I'm wondering what sort of fob battery life owners are experiencing?


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C6NL

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Fri 02 Feb 18 15:14


I change my fob battery every two years, they cost next to nothing, I hate getting stranded somewhere because my fob battery is playing up.


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Callaway Honker
Ported throttle body
Ported intake
Crane Cams 1.8 ratio rockers
Kooks Jet Hot coated headers
Pfadt Johnny O'Connel shocks
Hotchkis sway bars
Diablosport Trinity with custom tune
Brian Tooley Racing valve spring kit

When launching and stopping this beast, passengers may experience temporary black-out due to "G" forces
caused by acceleration and deceleration speeds faster than what they are normally accustomed to.

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The Dark Knight

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Fri 02 Feb 18 17:42

Re: Keyless entry - fob battery life


I only got just over 2 years out of my c7 fobs


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for 4 wheel fun a black c7 corvette,for 2 wheel fun a Suzuki Hayabusa............................injection is nice but id rather be blown..

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5 USA

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Fri 02 Feb 18 20:16

Re: Keyless entry - fob battery life


Thanks guys, my car's just coming up to 3 years old and the fob is starting to get wobbly.

CR2032s ordered from Amazon and replacement imminent!

Think I'll opt for the two year replacement cycle going forward from here. I've reached the same decision with my other keyless entry car.


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