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Old 01-14-12, 12:01 AM   #1
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Hey guys.

Its been a few months already but i thought id try to get this fixed.

My lock button on the remote key doesnt work anymore. The little red light doesnt blink when i press it. I dont even feel a click when i press it unlike the unlock button/panic.

So what can i do now? My unlock/panic buttons work fine but its starting to become annoying to lock my car from inside before i step out of the car.

I hear new keys are expensive so iono if i want to go that direction.

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Old 01-14-12, 12:27 AM   #2
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Have you opened up the kry and removed the lint if any.

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Old 01-14-12, 05:21 AM   #3
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Be sure to peel of the cover that's on the buttons. It's just glued on, underneath there you will find the contacts for the keys. I had to add a small piece of plastic in there because the contact had worn away. Now it works perfect!
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Anybody know where i can get the proper screwdriver? All mines are too big
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Nvm. I tried fixing it but i guess its a dead button now

Any cheap replacements out there?
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Nothing is cheap for a Lexus, that includes the key. lol

You can buy one from ebay.
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look for the remote only and swap it out. You will have to reprogram it.

If you like craftsman brand tools, Sears is the place to go.

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