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2003 ford futura programming a new keypad

I have purchased a new keypad and tried to programme it the manual said with ignition on ACC to press the rear dimister button 3 times in 5 seconds (the door locks will cycle to indicate the system is in training mode) it didn't.

i then pressed the button on the new keypad (again door locks cycle to indicate keypad trained) it didn't.

i have tried this a number of times and it hasn't worked can anyone help me with programming a new keypad please

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  • plryan Sep 15, 2008

    Thank You very much it worked just as you stated it would it will make placing 3 young children into the car so much easier with remote access.

    Description a lot more detailed then whats in the owners manual fantastic help !!!!!!

    VERY VERY HAPPY THANK YOU !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • crystalcoast Feb 20, 2009

    will this work for f250 super duty 2004 thanks need to program door locks just bought dont know what dealer come from thanks



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Adding and Removing remote Keypads to the Smartlock module
Up to four Keypads can be programmed and used with the Smartlock Remote
Central locking system.
If you have replaced the BEM, or new keypads are being added to the
system, you will need to train the keypad codes to the module.
# 1. The ignition switch should be in the Off position, with all the
doors shut and Unlocked.
# 2. Turn the ignition key to the ACCESSORY position and within 5
seconds, operates the rear demister switch exactly three times in quick
succession. (IE. Press the switch so the Demister light turns on, then
off, then back on again.)
# 3. After the 5 seconds is up, the door locks will change state, to
indicate that the BEM has entered keypad learn mode.
NOTE : All existing keypads at this point, have been erased from memory
# 4. Press either buttons on the keypad that is to be trained. The door
locks will change state twice, to indicate that the keypad has been
added to the BEM memory.
# 5. Follow step 4. for each keypad that is to be added to the BEM
memory. A maximum of 4 keypads can be added to the BEM memory.NOTE :
You must teach all remote keypads for the Smartlock module, before
# 6. When you have taught all the remote keypads, turn the ignition to
the Off position to leave the learn mode. The door locks will change
state to indicate a return to normal mode.
# 7. Check the function of both buttons on each keypad, to ensure that
the keypad has been trained.

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