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Honda Civic Owners Manual: Keys


Use the key to start and stop the engine, to lock and unlock the doors and to open the trunk. You can also use the remote transmitter or smart entry system* to lock and unlock the doors and to open the trunk.

Smart entry remote*

The built-in key can be used to lock/unlock the doors when the smart entry remote battery becomes weak and the power door lock/ unlock operation is disabled.

To remove the built-in key, pull it out while sliding the release knob. To reinstall the builtin key, push the built-in key into the smart entry remote until it clicks.

Key Types and Functions

All the keys have an immobilizer system. The immobilizer system helps to protect against vehicle theft.

Immobilizer System

The keys contain precision electronics.

Adhere to the following advice to prevent damage to the electronics:

If the circuits in the keys are damaged, the engine may not start, and the remote transmitter may not work.

If the keys do not work properly, have them inspected by a dealer.

Models with remote engine starter

You can remotely start the engine using the remote engine start.

Remote Engine Start with Vehicle Feedback

Key Types and Functions
This vehicle comes with the following keys: ...

Key Number Tag
Contains a number that you will need if you purchase a replacement key. Key Number Tag Keep the key number tag separate from the key in a safe place outside of your vehicle. If you wish to ...

See also:

Honda Civic Owners Manual. Opening and Closing the Windows
Opening/Closing the Power Windows The power windows can be opened and closed when the ignition switch is in ON *1, using the switches on the doors. The driver’s side switches can be used to open and close all of the windows. The power window lock button on the driver’s side must be switc ...

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