97-05 Volkswagen Passat Smart Entry Fob Setup

Keyless Fob 2005 Volkswagen Passat Programming

Program your Immobilizer and Remote only when key and remote transmitter have been added, replaced or because of a system malfunction.

  • Insert master key into ignition switch
  • Switch ignition ON
  • Carry out the following within 30 seconds:
  • Insert additional key into driver’s door lock
  • Lock vehicle manually
  • Press key/remote transmitter LOCK or UNLOCK button
  • Wait at least 2 seconds
  • Press key/remote transmitter LOCK or UNLOCK button again
  • Vehicle horn sounds to indicate correct programming
  • Keys/remote transmitters can also be programmed using diagnostic equipment
  • NOTE: A maximum of 4 keys/remote transmitters can be programmed

If the above instructions don’t work then you need to use diagnostic equipment with a locksmith or dealer. NOTE: A maximum of 4 keys can be programmed.