Category Archives: Buying a Car Remote

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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Finding Model Information for Your Add-On Car Alarm or Remote Start System

Many people call us because they need a new remote transmitter for their add-on car alarm or remote start system but do not know which one to buy. In order to be certain you are buying the correct part, you … Continue reading

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Replacement Remote Transmitter for Cool Start RS-1303.DP.II Car Alarm System from Crimestopper

A reader wrote to ask us if we have a replacement key fob for her Crimestopper aftermarket car alarm system. We responded: Your Cool Start RS-1303.DP.II system originally used Remotes Unlimited part number 964-1964. That part is no longer made … Continue reading

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Replacement Cases Now Available for Common Remote Transmitters

Remotes Unlimited now offers replacement cases (shells) with button pads for many common remote transmitters. To find a replacement case, simply search as you would for a key fob and the replacement remote shell, if offered, will be listed as … Continue reading

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CompuStar 1-button remote start transmitters with FCC ID VA5JR760AM433

CompuStar has marketed many add-on remote start systems that use a 1-button remote transmitter with FCC ID VA5JR760AM433. There are many styles and part numbers associated with these key fobs. They were used on systems marketed under the CompuStar, Arctic … Continue reading

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Buying a Replacement Remote Key Fob for Your Factory Keyless Entry or Add-on Alarm or Remote Start System

Many consumers struggle with the challenge of buying a replacement automotive remote control. If their vehicle has a factory keyless entry system and no add-on system has ever been added, then searching by the make model and year of the … Continue reading

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