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My Volvo V50 is 4 years old and goes well. When started a light

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My Volvo V50 is 4 years old and goes well. When started a light comes on the dashboard indicating low key Voltage.
I've changed the battery in the remote but the message of low voltage in remote key is permanent.
Your help please
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.

Hello

the error message is actually related to a low signal strength from the key transmitter, so its possible that the problem is the key signal is being masked by being inside a bag or wallet?

another thing to double check is that you have the correct battery in the remote as it should be a CR2450

also your dealership can clear the message for you if the functionality is fine

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thank you Matt, I will try your suggestions and will then let you know if it has been sorted. Until I do that I'm unable to say if I'm happy with your response.
I'll be in touch
Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.
thats fine Susan

thats how its supposed to work

good luck

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