How to Program Nissan Intelligent Key

Close-up of a Nissan key fob

Using the Nissan Intelligent Key to lock and unlock your doors, open your trunk, or even start your car with the push of a button is a luxury for Farmington and Cortez drivers. In order to program the Nissan Intelligent Key yourself, follow our guide. If you need some assistance, visit our Nissan of Durango service center to have one of our team members program it for you.

Nissan Intelligent Key Programming Instructions

  1. First you’ll want to use the key to get into the vehicle, then lock the doors.
  2. Insert the key into the ignition without starting the car, then remove the key. It may take from six to ten times for this to work, but once you see the hazards flash twice, the car has accepted the key.
  3. Insert the key back in the ignition and turn it until the electrics turn on, but without starting the vehicle.
  4. Immediately press any button on the Nissan Intelligent Key.
  5. The Key should now be programmed. You’ll want to test it out to be sure. Step away from the vehicle and click the buttons on the key. If the lights flash or the horn beeps, you have successfully programmed the key.
  6. Be sure to test the key in close proximity. Approach the vehicle and open the door. You should be able to do this without pressing any buttons.

How to Change the Battery

When it comes time to change the battery in the Nissan Intelligent Key, don’t fret. The steps are simple. First, you’ll want to remove the backing as well as the metal spare key to expose the old battery. Once you remove this, being careful with the rubber ring underneath, place the new battery in and make sure both halves click back into place, closing the Key securely.

Learn More About the Nissan Intelligent Key

If you have any questions about this Nissan technology or about our new Nissan models, contact us. We can help you program the Key, find a replacement Nissan Intelligent Key at our parts department, learn how to reset tire pressure lightand more! We’d also be happy to walk you through other Nissan technology features including Nissan Intelligent Mobility

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