Is there a way to disable the trunk button on the key fab?

Asked by Jan 07, 2016 at 09:46 PM about the 2010 Nissan Altima 2.5 S

Question type: General

I seem to keep accidently hitting my trunk button on my key fab (I must conclude).  I come out to my parking spot realizing this and then being extremely grateful that no one has stolen my golf clubs.  I'd rather just be forced to utilize the trunk button on the instrument panel.

2 Answers

625

Unfortunately there is no way to disable just one button (unless you physically pry it out of the fob). All you can really do is try to be more careful when pushing the buttons.

I had the same problem with my panic button. I simply cracked the key fob open and sanded down the red nub for that special button. Now you have to push it REALLY hard to get it to go off. The other three buttons, including the trunk button are different, but you could still sand down the little black tactile button nub a millimeter or so to make it require more pressure to activate. Take a little at a time and test it until you have it right. IMO the buttons on these Nissan keyfobs are way too easy to actuate, but they sure look sharp huh? Form should follow function, but by the time you find out you've already bought the car amirite?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Nissan Altima Questions

Nissan Altima Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,950
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,210
#3 Cassie Sapphire
Cassie Sapphire
Reputation 610
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Maxima
347 Great Deals out of 25,223 listings starting at $1,400
Used Honda Accord
811 Great Deals out of 81,613 listings starting at $899
Used Toyota Camry
1,091 Great Deals out of 96,268 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Civic
667 Great Deals out of 77,417 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan Sentra
603 Great Deals out of 52,958 listings starting at $1,799
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,006 Great Deals out of 85,672 listings starting at $1,995
Used Hyundai Sonata
606 Great Deals out of 51,095 listings starting at $1,300
Used Toyota Corolla
873 Great Deals out of 74,424 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Charger
357 Great Deals out of 29,619 listings starting at $2,475
Used Kia Optima
516 Great Deals out of 31,026 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Impala
793 Great Deals out of 34,384 listings starting at $799
Used Nissan Altima Coupe
57 Great Deals out of 1,853 listings starting at $2,800
Used Ford Fusion
1,062 Great Deals out of 78,457 listings starting at $1,250
Used Nissan Rogue
561 Great Deals out of 75,583 listings starting at $3,495
Used Nissan Murano
365 Great Deals out of 22,809 listings starting at $1,800

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
12,192 listings starting at $11,479
2016 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 2,250 listings starting at $11,299
2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
236 Great Deals out of 6,302 listings starting at $8,990
2014 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
115 Great Deals out of 3,333 listings starting at $7,999
2013 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
43 Great Deals out of 1,563 listings starting at $3,900