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Old 06-26-12, 04:16 PM   #1
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When I came back from lunch today, I locked my car by touching the indentation on the door handle. One beep and I walked away. Then the car beeps again In about five seconds. I take out my FOB thinking it is touching something in my pocket and the car beeps again while I held it in my hands. The car continued to beep every ten seconds or so for about 40 seconds. Any clues as to what is wrong?
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Old 06-26-12, 04:29 PM   #2
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Your car already misses you?
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Old 06-26-12, 04:36 PM   #3
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Could be saying the Fob is going out of batteries...
(Reminds me of "Herby!" from the love Bug!)
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Old 06-26-12, 06:48 PM   #4
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I just got the car on June 1st
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This could be a silly question but was the engine still on or was it in accessory mode? I've had this come up a time or two with the hybrid being so quiet.
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Old 06-26-12, 09:20 PM   #6
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did you leave something open? sunroof, window, door not closed all the way? that's interesting.
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Old 06-27-12, 04:47 AM   #7
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I'm also thinking sunroof. My LS would beep if I left it open when parking. Another idea: was the other fob left in the car? Also did the doors actually lock?
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That's a new for me. If you left the car running, when you try to lock it you would get one long beep warning you that the engine is on followed by 3 short beeps. If you left the sunroof open you would only get the warning as you exit the car.
I'll see what I can find out.
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Has it happened since? No one I spoke with has heard of this issue. I also looked in the manual, and what you described is not a warning that is mentioned anywhere I looked. Sorry.
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