Category Archives: Buying a Car Remote

Confusion Regarding Code Alarm PT-6C and PT-7C Remote Key Fobs (Transmitters)

Prior to the acquisition by Voxx, Code Alarm did some very confusing things with respect to its alarm system remote transmitters. Code Alarm parts PT-6C and PT-7C are a case in point. These 3-button (PT-6C) and 4-button (PT-7C) parts came … Continue reading

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Replacement Remote Key Fobs with FCC ID H5OT21 — Autopage Alert Guardian Marksman Silencer

Several marketers of add-on alarm and remote start systems sold products that used a remote transmitter with FCC ID H5OT21. These include Autopage, Code Alarm (Guardian) and Magnadyne (Alert, Marksman and Silencer). Many of these brands have gone out of … Continue reading

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Difference between OE and Aftermarket Remote Key Fobs

A website visitor contacted to ask what is the difference between our remote transmitters 512-1512 and 098-7397, and whether both would work for his 2004 Chevrolet Impala. This is a very good question. Often, there is more than one remote … Continue reading

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Chevy GMC and Oldsmobile Keyless Entry Remote Key Fobs with FCC ID KOBUT1BT

GM used remote transmitters with FCC ID KOBUT1BT on trucks and SUVs for the years 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001 on a variety of vehicles — including full-size, S10 and Sonoma pick-up trucks and Blazer, Jimmy and Bravada SUVs. The … Continue reading

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Kia part 95430-3E420 with FCC ID PLNBONTEC-T016

Kia recently announced the discontinuation of another remote transmitter. Kia part 95430-3E420 with FCC ID PLNBONTEC-T016 was used on 2004, 2005 and 2006 Kia Sorrento vehicles. (In 2006, this key fob was only used on vehicles with the old body … Continue reading

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Compustar 5400 Module

We had an interesting blog query recently from a customer who wanted a one-way transmitter that would work with his Compustar 5400 module. The 5400 module is an add-on component that enables phone communications with a variety of Compustar alarm … Continue reading

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Replacing GM Remote Key Fob Transmitters with FCC ID KOBUT1BT

GM used a family of 3-button and 4-button keyless entry remote transmitters with FCC ID KOBUT1BT on many vehicles at the end of the 1990s and into the early 2000s. These key fobs have been discontinued by GM. However, Remotes … Continue reading

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Replacement (Audiovoxx) Prestige Remote Transmitter with FCC ID H5OT35

A visitor to our website recently asked about a replacement one-way remote transmitter for his Audiovox Prestige XRO9100 car alarm system. The correct part is Audiovox part XRO-91P with FCC ID H5OT35, Remotes Unlimited part 077-6496, which can be seen … Continue reading

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Audiovox (Voxx) Type 20 Prestige and Pursuit Remote Start Transmitters

Buying a replacement keyless entry, remote start or alarm system remote transmitter can be confusing. Often, there are multiple replacement parts that can be used interchangeably but look different. In other cases, parts that look identical are not interchangeable. That … Continue reading

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Interchangeable Remote Key Fobs with Different Button Configurations

At Remotes Unlimited, we often are asked questions about button configurations and icons on keyless entry and add-on system remote transmitters. Questions include such things as: (1) “When I search for my keyfob on remotesunlimited.com using my FCC ID, why … Continue reading

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