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Key fob on my audi a3 1998 has stopped working

My key fob used to automatically open the doors/boot on my car stopped working - have changed batteries but still no joy.Any idea what the problem is? Exactly the same for me,ive tried new batteries, without touching front and back, ive tried re-programming instructions for fob also, no joy...

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  • Parlo Jan 03, 2009

    BTW my car is a 1999 model...

  • Parlo Jan 17, 2009

    ive taken the car to audi, who say that when the computer is hooked up to the car, it does not communicate, they say it could be a problem with the central locking pump..does the key fob send out a signal to the pump then??

  • noluckcarbuy May 11, 2009

    I have VW passat the key fob was not working so changed the battery and it worked a couple of ti,es and is now not working at all any ideas?

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The problem is inside the key fob if there is no response from the key fob at all then a new one will be needed. the problem is in side there is a mini circuit board in which all the sensors for that specific car are soldered on they can break very easly.

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