Frequently Asked Questions
Below are a list of questions and answers that may assist you in the set-up of your Car2U® system.
I can't get my Car2U® System to go into fixed code programming mode:
Use ruler or other flat surface to ensure all three buttons are pressed at the same time for 1 to 2 seconds before releasing.
How to verify if your vehicle is equipped with a GEN II module:
To verify your vehicle is equipped with a GEN II module, please press and hold the 2 outer buttons for 2 seconds and release. Then press the left and center buttons at the same time and hold for 3 seconds and release, if all 3 lights blink twice and stay on solid, your vehicle is equipped with a GEN II module.
Can I program Car2U® System to my garage door opener light or security lockout feature?
Currently, the Car2U® System is unable to program to your garage door opener light(s) or lockout feature.
Is the Car2U® System compatible with products manufactured outside North America?
Currently, the Car2U® System will not work with your garage door opener or gates manufactured outside North America.
After I programmed Car2U® System to my garage door opener, my transmitter or other device no longer works:
Please contact your garage door manufacturer to determine how many RF devices can be programmed to your door opener. If you have a rolling code system, you may have reached the maximum number of devices that can be programmed into it. Once you reach the maximum number of devices programmed, it will 'bump' or 'knock out' one device.
Do you offer an aftermarket product?
Currently, Lear does not have a product that is made for aftermarket applications.
Why can't I program the Car2U® System to my garage door opener manufactured before April 1, 1982?
A Consumer Product Safety product alert recommends that consumers do not use the Lear Car2U® Home Automation System with any garage door openers that were built before April 1, 1982. For further details, see our Non-Compatible page.
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