Access key – if access key does not operate properly

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CAUTION

Keep metallic objects, magnetic sources and signal transmitters away from the area between the access key and the push-button ignition switch. They may interfere with the communication between the access key and the push-button ignition switch.

If the locking/unlocking procedures, power switch procedures or engine start procedures cannot be operated because of strong radio signals in the surrounding area or a low battery condition of the access key, perform the following procedure.

When the battery of the access key is discharged, replace it with a new one.

Refer to “Replacing access key battery” F11-43.