2008 Dodge Dakota Keyless Entry Remote Fob Smart Key Programming Instructions


How to Program a 2008 Dodge Dakota Keyless Entry Remote Fob Smart Key

Step by Step How to Programming Instructions:

Use procedure #1 for Remote/Key WITHOUT transponder.

Use procedure #2 for Remote/Key WITH transponder.

Procedure #1 Remote/Key without Transponder.

NOTE: Any existing remote/keys not used during programming will no longer work. With this procedure you are only programming the remote portion of the key.

1. Enter , close all doors. Turn ignition to run position (as far as you can go without starting engine).

2. Using any PROGRAMMED remote/key, press the UNLOCK button for 4 to 10 seconds.

3. Within the specified 4 to 10 seconds, continue pressing the UNLOCK button and press the PANIC button. A chime will sound indicating programming mode. Release both buttons.

4. Within 60 seconds carry out the following procedure for each remaining remote/keys. Press the LOCK and UNLOCK button at the same time for 2 seconds and release on a UN-PROGRAMMED remote/key. A chime will sound. Within 4 seconds press and release the UNLOCK button. A chime will sound.

5. Turn ignition to OFF and remove key. 

6. Test 


Procedure #2 Remote/Key with Transponder

**This procedure CAN ONLY be used on vehicles built in USA.

**You MUST HAVE two working programmed Remote/keys before you can add  a third remote/key.

**If you only have ONE WORKING REMOTE/KEY and want to add a second key this procedure WILL NOT WORK.

1.  Using first programmed remote/key turn ignition to the ON position for 5 seconds. (Do not crank engine). Turn remote/key off and remove.

2.  Within 5 seconds insert second working programmed remote/key.Turn ignition to the ON position (Do not crank engine) security light will begin to flash and chime will be heard within 10 seconds. Turn remote/key off and remove. NOTE: Some vehicles will not chime, only the security light will flash.

3.  Within 5 seconds insert third NEW CUT remote/key and turn ignition to the ON  position (Do not crank engine). The security light should start flashing and within 10 seconds you should hear a chime and the security light should go out. Once the security light goes out, the new remote/key should be programmed. Turn remote/key to the OFF position, remove key.

4.  Test key and remote.

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