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Unusual S key fob

Discussion in 'Model S: User Interface' started by ecarfan, Jul 7, 2017.

  1. ecarfan

    ecarfan Well-Known Member

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    I've never seen one like this. Came with a CPO 2013 P85 just purchased by a friend of mine.

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  2. gaswalla

    gaswalla P4201/85/airsusp/pano/19i

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    That's the rare one with the ejection seat function on top
     
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  3. CHG-ON

    CHG-ON Still in love after all these miles

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    Aside from the James Bond Ejection Feature, it's an early fob that lost it's too flimsy cover that made it look like ours. They make them better these days...Like the car.;)
     
  4. Nosken

    Nosken Member

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    Don't press that button :)
     
  5. electric_feel

    electric_feel The Electric Baron

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    One of the fobs for my 2013 MS looks like that. The fob has a thin circular sticker that goes over that button. When that little sticker falls off, you see the actual button in the fob. I have a fob cover over mine that actually ended up taking off the sticker.
     
  6. snd92

    snd92 Member

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    Press the FOB 1000000000 times and a new button is revealed :cool:
     
  7. Tam

    Tam Active Member

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    I like it!

    I prefer clear markings of where all those hidden buttons are.

    I am still having problem of finding fob hidden buttons after 5 years :)
     
  8. LJordan

    LJordan Member

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    This is an issue with early key fobs that is covered under warranty.

    This is the repair part...
    KEYFOB, REMAN SERVICE KIT (1032984-00-C)
     
  9. jerry33

    jerry33 S85 - VIN:P05130 - 3/2/13

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    That's what they look like when the centre has worn out. It's actually more convenient that way.
     
  10. CLLACAB

    CLLACAB Member

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    I think it looks fob-ulous!!
     
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  11. BerTX

    BerTX Active Member

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    I think it looks like a target for bird bombs.
     
  12. kev1n

    kev1n Member

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    early keys had bad build quality where the black circle piece would break off. i had both my keys replaced under warranty
     

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