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remote question (range)

typically how far from the car should the remote work (line of sight)

right now mine is about 20 feet so does that mean the battery is weak?
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Don't have the remotest idea....
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You, should be Charged for that weak comment !
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I remembered this thread last night and so I tested it. I have about 200 feet range, which is pretty typical of all of our cars.


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It depends on a lot of factors. The remote battery level, orientation to the car, clear line of sight etc. Plus, if you're in a noisy environment then it will be a problem. Day < Night. etc.

Truly ymmv.
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It'll be less with the ED, because we all know that has limited range!
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Anything under 100 miles needs factory service.

The range on the remote I have seems to be endless. With the fit, about 20 feet. It's unusual to me to have nearly the range of a Walmart parking lot. It needs to be replaced.

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typically how far from the car should the remote work (line of sight)

right now mine is about 20 feet so does that mean the battery is weak?
Yes you should replace the battery as that is a lot closer than mine.
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