Question about 2008 Volvo C30

3 Answers

How to program 2008 C30 key fob

Changed batteries on my 2008 Volvo C30 key fob. how do I program it to work (lock/unlock)

Posted by Holli McGurk on

Ad

3 Answers

stephen peirce

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Volvo Master
  • 1,882 Answers

Download your owners manual for the sequence but it should still be in the system make sure the contacts are touching the battery correctly

Posted on Sep 07, 2019

Ad

Kevin Bowen

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Welcome Back:

    Visited the website for 2 consecutive days.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 14 Answers

Make sure you have battery installed correctly.Then google volvo 2008 C30.What is procedure to program key fob.

Posted on Sep 07, 2019

Ad

john h

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

  • Volvo Master
  • 23,438 Answers

Add Your Answer

×

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My key fob doesn't work on my 2008 Lincoln MKZ. I replaced the battery and reprogrammed the fob nut still won't lock or unlock doors or open trunk


I see what you said and I am assuming you went through the programming sequence in the owners manual if so the battery inside the key fob is loose and you must move out the contacts so the remote goes together tight and the battery contacts stay in contact with the side and the flat part of the battery and that the + is facing the right way

Nov 07, 2016 | 2008 Lincoln Mkz

1 Answer

How do I Program a key fob to a volvo s40 2008


If you are just changing battery, then no programming is needed.
If you bought new key and want to program it, you need to visit your Volvo dealer.

Feb 21, 2015 | 2008 Volvo S40

2 Answers

My keyless entry for my 2008 Volvo s 40 won't work. I've tried replacing the battery but it still doesn't work. Anything I may can do before spending money on a new key.?


How are you trying to open the door , button on key fob ? With this system you can pull up on the drivers handle an it activates Antennas in the external side door handles (C30/C70 front doors, S40/V50 rear doors)
  • Antennas in the passenger compartment and cargo compartment
  • An antenna in the rear bumper
  • Quick lock motors in the lock units in the side doors
  • The remote keyless entry (RKE) receiver receives a signal from the key
  • The switch in the clutch pedal (manual transmissions) or a signal from the brake pedal switch via the central electronic module (CEM) (automatic transmissions)
  • Key-in switch.
  • Switch in door handle and lock button on handle .
    If a door handle is pulled outward, a switch closes that wakes up the system and activates the antennas in the handles on the side where the handle has been pulled out. If a valid key is within a radius of approx. 1.5 metres from the handle, the relevant door will open and the vehicle will unlock one or several doors. Which doors are unlocked depends on the settings for the system. The vehicle can also be unlocked if the handle is affected on the tailgate.
  • Jan 29, 2015 | Volvo Cars & Trucks

    1 Answer

    Key fob dont work, but door lock works ok, key fob battery change.


    1. Get in your vehicle.
    2. Close the door.
    3. Put key in ignition
    4. Do not turn on the ignition yet.
    5. Hold down on the unlock button on the door panel. Do not let up.
    6. Turn the key to ON, OFF, ON, OFF (while still holding the unlock button on the door panel).
    7. Release the unlock button.
    8. The door locks should cycle, indicating that you did everything correctly.
    9. Have all your remote entry fobs available. Hold down on both the lock and unlock buttons until the door locks cycle. Do the same on all key fobs. This will re-program all of them.
    10. Turn ON the ignition key to exit the program mode.
    11. DONE.

    Apr 18, 2014 | 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

    1 Answer

    2004 Grand Vitara. Warming the car this morning, locked it.Came back with remote and a key and the doors would not unlock.Engine was running with the other key in it. Had to have a locksmith break in. Why...


    don't have 2 fobs?
    it cam with 2,
    and the battery must be good.(for buttons to work on fob)
    never run any car with only 1 fob or one key.
    or get locked out.
    are you saying the metal cut key end (pure mechanical ) failed?

    my car has a real key with a a transponder inside .
    it can open 2 ways, the keyfob buttons, (takes a good battery)
    and the key metal end.

    get a spare fob and program it.
    http://blog.keylessentryremotefob.com/2013/07/2008-suzuki-grand-vitara-key-fob-remote.html

    now you have 2 like you should.

    Feb 07, 2014 | 2009 Suzuki Grand Vitara

    1 Answer

    2008 chevy equinox power locks not working


    1) Your key fob could need a new battery.
    2) Your fuses could need checking.

    Jun 23, 2012 | 2008 Chevrolet Equinox

    4 Answers

    My 2008 Land Rover LR2 HSE key fob won't


    So did you fix your problem? I'm now having the same exact problem. The key simply doesn't work; HOWEVER, I know the key is not dead. I also have a 2008 LR2 and there is no "Battery" in the key fob. I compained countless times to the dealer that the key would just stop unlocking doors on me. They told me the battery charges when it is in the ignition but there is no battery to replace. They recommeded I rotate my main and spare key to make sure they're both always charged. Well, I do, and same problem.

    This problem started one year ago and I complained that I should not have to spend $500 for them to replace the key... because a 3-year-old key SHOULD NOT be dying. And not to mention, a large chunk of that $500 is for them to "program" the key.

    I have an appointment on Friday at a certified Land Rover repair shop but NOT the dealer. The shop I called said the '08 LR2 has "huge key issues." I have had it with Land Rover and their lack of interest in helping deal with the problem, which I might add is clearly THEIR problem, if so many are having similar problems.

    I will post an update after my appointment Friday.

    May 08, 2012 | 2008 Land Rover LR2

    2 Answers

    Back doors do not lock or unlock with key fob or buttons?I have to unlock by pulling up on the lock manually? This is 08 Pontiac G6 Gt


    Change the battery in the remote fob. Go to Best Buy or any place that sells watch size or similar batteries.

    Feb 08, 2010 | 2008 Pontiac G6 Sedan

    Not finding what you are looking for?
    Cars & Trucks Logo

    1,701 people viewed this question

    Ask a Question

    Usually answered in minutes!

    Top Volvo Experts

    Marvin
    Marvin

    Level 3 Expert

    85239 Answers

    Colin Stickland
    Colin Stickland

    Level 3 Expert

    22485 Answers

    Jeffrey Turcotte
    Jeffrey Turcotte

    Level 3 Expert

    8984 Answers

    Are you a Volvo Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

    Answer questions

    Manuals & User Guides

    Loading...