Remote door locks won't program tried many times door lock button on door also don't work

Asked by Nov 20, 2015 at 10:58 PM about the 2008 Toyota Tacoma PreRunner Access Cab V6

Question type: General

1 Answer

265

Step 1 – Check the Battery Sometimes your programming problem happens as the result of a low battery. Be sure to put a fresh battery in the remote before you reprogram, or you’ll end up with the same problem. Step 2 – Locate Data Link Connector Under the driver’s side dash, there is a 16 pin connector. This is located near where the right knee is when driving. Use a wire to ground pin 1 by connecting the wire to pin 4. Pin 4 is a ground pin, so when pin 1 is connected, the system is ready to reprogram. Step 2 – Insert Key Put the key in the ignition and turn to “ACC” then back to off. Doors lock and unlock signaling readiness to program. Step 3 – Push a Button Choose any button on the remote and push it. If you have a second fob, push a button on that fob as well, within one minute. If you only have one fob, push the button several times. Doors lock and unlock to signal they are done. Step 4 – Remove Wire Remove ground wire, and the reprogramming is finished.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Toyota Tacoma Questions

Toyota Tacoma Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 930
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 910
#3 genxer36
genxer36
Reputation 320
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Tundra
588 Great Deals out of 30,722 listings starting at $2,637
Used Nissan Frontier
433 Great Deals out of 24,035 listings starting at $1,900
Used Ford F-150
2,702 Great Deals out of 211,804 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota 4Runner
319 Great Deals out of 20,550 listings starting at $2,295
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,298 Great Deals out of 155,159 listings starting at $1,395
Used Chevrolet Colorado
264 Great Deals out of 19,414 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Sierra 1500
941 Great Deals out of 62,271 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford Ranger
203 Great Deals out of 6,719 listings starting at $1,450
Used Jeep Wrangler
393 Great Deals out of 19,086 listings starting at $3,000
Used Dodge Ram 1500
530 Great Deals out of 12,828 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Canyon
100 Great Deals out of 7,702 listings starting at $2,500
Used Nissan Titan
222 Great Deals out of 16,972 listings starting at $3,999
Used Toyota RAV4
645 Great Deals out of 61,987 listings starting at $2,450
Used Toyota Corolla
877 Great Deals out of 74,413 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Tacoma For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 17,208 listings starting at $22,122
2016 Toyota Tacoma For Sale
73 Great Deals out of 2,465 listings starting at $16,995
2015 Toyota Tacoma For Sale
87 Great Deals out of 2,722 listings starting at $15,999
2014 Toyota Tacoma For Sale
58 Great Deals out of 2,054 listings starting at $10,980
2013 Toyota Tacoma For Sale
59 Great Deals out of 2,083 listings starting at $7,495