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      07-21-2011, 02:14 PM   #1
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Comfort access battery under maintenance plan?

the battery in my comfort access key fob is probably kaput. Is it covered under the 48 months/50,000 mile maintenance plan? I thought only tires were exempted.

Anyone know?

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      07-21-2011, 02:43 PM   #2
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Battery

Mine was replaced, no charge, right at the parts counter.
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      07-21-2011, 04:02 PM   #3
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3 bucks @ radio shack!
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      07-21-2011, 07:15 PM   #4
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3-4 bucks at the grocery store or pharmacy. Not a big deal and no need to wait. Swapped the battery in the parking lot while walking back to may car without stopping. It's really easy.
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      07-22-2011, 12:39 AM   #5
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Free at dealer.
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Mine was replaced, no charge, right at the parts counter.
Mine too.
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Just go buy it at the store like others mentioned. No need to wait at dealer to replace just for a $3.00 battery. Your time should be worth more than that.
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      07-24-2011, 12:11 PM   #9
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If you have dollar stores in your area you can get them for a dollar. I have lots of different key fobs that all use the same battery. I got a pack of 25 off eBay for 10-15$
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      07-24-2011, 05:24 PM   #10
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Your time should be worth more than that.
Heck, gas alone would be more than that . And even a 10-yr-old can change the battery .
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