To unlock the vehicle, push the Request Switch on any door handle. That door will now unlock. Push the switch again within one minute, to unlock all doors, including the liftgate. To lock your vehicle, push the Request Switch on either of the front doors or the liftgate once. These lock and unlock functions are operational when the Intelligent Key is within about 2 1⁄2 feet of the corresponding request switch.
The Intelligent Key is also equipped with all the functions of the Remote Keyless Entry system for operating door locks. For full details, please go to the Remote Keyless Entry Chapter or refer to your Owner's Manual.
In a rare instance when your Intelligent Key battery is discharged, you can still use the Mechanical Key to lock or unlock the vehicle, and start the engine. You will find the Mechanical Key concealed on the back of the Intelligent Key. To remove it, release the LOCK knob on the back of the Intelligent Key and slide the Mechanical Key out. Then insert the Mechanical Key into the key cylinder on the driver's door to lock or unlock the vehicle.
Your Intelligent Key can also be used to adjust the hazard indicator and horn beep functions. Please refer to your Owner's Manual for complete information on adjusting these features.
The Intelligent Key contains sensitive electrical components. Please avoid these circumstances that could affect its operation:
- Avoid dropping or striking it against another object.
- Keep away from water.
- Keep away from computers, cell phones, TVs and audio equipment with magnetic fields.
- Avoid using a key chain that contains a magnet.