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CAR CARD-KEY Hi, have a Renault Megane car, trip computer says replace car batteries, did this but message never went away it stayed on the trip computer. Had car serviced and asked them to check my key card, staff said my card was faulty even though it works perfectly well apart from message on trip computer asking me to change battery? Also staff said my spear card would go the same war as I have never used it, I was keeping it safe for emergency use, staff said eventually both cards will de-program. Is this information correct? Many thanks. Noel Ivers

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  • dbh1jbh Jan 09, 2009

    i had my megan serviced and two days later the service indicater came back on saying srevice due .itook it back to them .then 4 days later it came back saying srevice due any one know why?

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Yes it it ,,,,its a renault with built in golden egg for dealers in the form of encrypted software that only dealers can interpretate.touch anything and immobiliser cuts in ,dealer only again .hope you earn bundles as dealer will keep you poor

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