1997 Toyota Camry Key Fob Programming Instructions

This keyless remote programming instructions work for L, U, P remote with part # 89742-AA010, FCC id GQ43VT7T on the back of it.

Replacement Remote 89742-AA010, GQ43VT7T
Replacement Remote
1. Remove the 3″ x 5″ black panel that holds the mirror control switch located just left of the steering whale. The panel can be gently pried out with a flat object. Do not pry out mirror control switch itself it will break if you attempt this. Pry out the larger black panel that houses the mirror control switch.
2. With the key OUT of the ignition switch, locate and disconnect the Mirror Control Switch from the vehicle harness. The harness plugs directly behind the mirror control switch. Grab the harness by the thumb release tab to disconnect.
3. Use the figure to map out your Mirror Control Switch Connector (shown with view looking into the cavities with thumb tab side UP). Using a suitable jumper wire, connect terminal number 2, PROGRAM (violet wire) to terminal number 10, GROUND (white/black) of the 10 cavity mirror control switch connector (SEE PICTURE). The vehicle confirms programming mode by locking/unlocking the power door locks.
4. Press and release any button on the remote. The vehicle confirm registration by locking/unlocking the power door locks once again.
5. To program a second remote, repeat step 4.
6. Disconnect the jumper wire to exit programming mode.


1 thought on “1997 Toyota Camry Key Fob Programming Instructions”

  1. What about if the lock/unlock switch doesn’t activate when pin 2 to 10 are jumpered, is there anything else to check? Like a blown fuse?

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