STILL RANDOMLY WILL NOT UNLOCK WITH FOB

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BobN wrote: Mon Mar 25, 2024 10:34 pm
Needs Volvo name facing out and the right way up. With Volvo name upside down, won't work.

I assume you're talking about the Key Card there - but orientation shouldn't matter.

The Key Tag is left in the pocket.
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Lincs wrote: Sun Mar 24, 2024 10:31 am I’m assuming you’ve turned on the proximity setting? I had this issue to begin with but now seems to be working ok.
Thanks lincs where is the proximity setting please I will check
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Just a thought. The key fob battery may be at least 1 year old.
Just tested the CR2450 cell in the fob 2.8 volts [not 3 volts]

My current car will not function on a key fob battery less than 2.9 so changed every year.

They usually come with over 3 volts.

SO just order 2 energizer for £3.75 ebay ecpry 2029.

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Gloucester. I am talking about using the key TAG to open the car, not the key CARD. When the key TAG is touched against the door pillar, the Volvo name must be the right way up. I would have expected the NFC to work either way round.
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So would I
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AndyP wrote: Tue Mar 26, 2024 6:30 pm
Lincs wrote: Sun Mar 24, 2024 10:31 am I’m assuming you’ve turned on the proximity setting? I had this issue to begin with but now seems to be working ok.
Thanks lincs where is the proximity setting please I will check
Tap the car icon which will bring up “quick controls” “car status” and “settings”

Go to Settings > Controls > Locking (tap view all) > then under approaching and leaving you’ll see proximity lock.
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TKS DONE
Yes already ticked

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New cell fitted 3.4v no difference.

In the manual it states if not used for days.

Basically read 'for HOURS'
So its working then.
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