Automate AM5 Key Fob Programming Instructions

This DEI Automate AM5 system uses replacement remote: 473A, EZSDEI474V

Check the owner’s wallet card to find out which system (Start or Ignition) was installed to your car.

For STARTER kill system:

1. Turn the key to the START position. If the engine did not start then proceed to step 3. If the engine starts then the starter kill system is not armed. proceed to step 2.
2. Turn key off and wait for 40 seconds. Turn the key to the START position and the engine should not start.
3. Turn the key OFF and then cyclce the key from off to START position 3-times within 5 seconds and then hold in the START position on the 4th turn.
4. Press the button 1 on the remote within 5 seconds (the starter cranks). Perform steps from the beginning to add more remotes.
5. Turn the key OFF and give it about 30 seconds. Press the button 1 on the remote, turn the key to START, the engine should not start. Test the button 2 if it works. Turn the key to IGNITION and press transmitter button 2. Turn the key to start and the vehicle should crank and start.

For IGNITION kill system:

1. Turn the key to the IGNITION position. if the power is present, then the IGNITION kill system is not armed. If no power is present proceed to step 3.
2. Turn key off and wait for 40 seconds. Turn the key to the IGNITION position again. Power should be present.
3. Turn the key OFF and then cyclce the key from off to IGNITION position 3-times within 5 seconds and then hold in the IGNITION position on the 4th turn.
4. Press button 1 on the transmitter within 5 seconds (ignition has power). Repeat steps above to learn up to a total of 4 transmitter.
5. Turn the key OFF and wait 30 seconds. Press transmitter button 1, turn the key to IGNITION position. The ignition should not have power. Test button 2. Turn the key to IGNITION and press transmitter button 2. Turn the key to start. the vehicle should crank and start.

If your vehicle’s system was installed without the valet switch you can order one and install it to make it easier to do the programming.

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