Category Archives: Keyless Remote

Remote Key Fobs with FCC ID ELVATDD for Toyota Port-Installed Keyless Entry Systems

We received an inquiry recently about a replacement remote with FCC ID ELVATDD for a 2005 Toyota Sequoia. Through 2010 or so, Toyota used port-installed keyless entry systems on many imported vehicles that did not have factory-installed systems. Some of … Continue reading

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CrimeStopper (Cool Start) Key Fob Remote Transmitters with FCC ID VVJ-T612S434

We recently received an inquiry about “manufacturer part number T612S434”. Part number T612S434 (or, more accurately, FCC ID VVJ-T612S434) appears on two discontinued CrimeStopper (Cool Start) remote transmitters — a 1-button remote start transmitter and a 5-button alarm system transmitter. … Continue reading

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Replacement Infra-Red Keyless Entry Remote Transmitter for 1996 Jeep Cherokee

1996 Jeep Cherokee vehicles use an infra-red remote transmitter. Remotes Unlimited offers two different replacement options for this expensive Jeep key fob (with a dealer list price is well over $200). One is a new aftermarket replacement remote, which we … Continue reading

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Replacement Remote Key Fob for 1999 Ford F-150 Truck with a Dealer-Installed System

A customer recently contacted Remotes Unlimited to inquire about getting a replacement remote for his 1999 Ford F-150 pickup truck. His old remote had stopped working entirely after many years of service. He contacted us by phone because the remote … Continue reading

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Replacing the Remote on a 2001 Kia Sportage with No Working Keyfob

A blog reader sent us an inquiry. His son bought a used 2001 Kia Sportage. It came with no remote key fobs, but when he unlocks the driver-side door, an alarm sounds until he puts the key in the ignition. … Continue reading

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Did You Know . . . Key Fobs May Need Different Replacement Cases Depending on the FCC ID of the Original Remote?

One of the best investments you can make is a replacement case for an old worn keyless entry remote that is still working. The new case will not only make your remote look like new, it can protect it from … Continue reading

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Replacement Keyless Entry Remote for 2009 Nissan Titan

A recent website inquiry asked what remote transmitter was used on a 2009 Nissan Titan equipped with a factory keyless entry system. The original key fob used on that vehicle was Nissan part number 28268-EA00A, but that remote has been … Continue reading

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Self-programming of Toyota Remote Key Fobs with FCC ID GQ43VT20T

It seems Toyota Tundra engineers went a little bonkers with respect to self-programming of factory keyless entry remotes a decade ago. Toyota used keyfobs with FCC ID GQ43VT20T on many vehicles from as early as 2004 to as late as … Continue reading

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GM’s Confusing Practice: Look-a-Like Remote Key Fobs That Are Not Interchangeable

Many vehicle manufacturers and add-on (aftermarket) alarm companies have made it a practice to employ remote transmitters that look identical with each other while not being interchangeable in use. GM is perhaps the worst offender in terms of doing this. … Continue reading

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Replacement Remote Key Fob for Cool Start (CrimeStopper) Transmitter CS-409TX

We recently received an inquiry from a woman looking for a replacement remote for an older Cool Start (CrimeStopper) system that originally used transmitter part number CS-409TX. That remote is no longer made. But there are newer remotes made by … Continue reading

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