Your Jaguar F Pace doesn’t want to start? Have you tried everything? Battery, alternator, spare keys… And you have the feeling that the trouble comes from your immobiliser ? It is certainly possible, actually that it is in question if your vehicule no longer wants to start or stalls when starting for no reason. You want to disable the immobiliser on your Jaguar F Pace ? You are in the right place, we have created this article to help you see more clearly and fix your trouble related to this element. First, we will see how the immobiliser works on your Jaguar F Pace, then the different methods to disable it.


How your immobiliser system works on Jaguar F Pace

Before explaining the different choices available to you, here is a short introduction to explain the goal and functions of the immobilizer in your Jaguar F Pace. This electronic part appeared 30 years ago and intends to prevent the theft of your Jaguar F Pace. Indeed, thanks to a transponder and an antenna (coil) included in the key, and, a immobilisation control box included in the ECU and a reception antenna on the neiman, your Jaguar F Pace will go each time you place the key in the ignition, it checks that the code emitted by your key is actually the one expected by your immobilization box. It is only at this moment, that it will allow you to start. It is thanks to RFID technology (chip in the key) that this unit will work.

The different solutions to bypass the immobiliser on your Jaguar F Pace

Enter the code to turn off the immobiliser

First technique, your key no longer permits your Jaguar F Pace to start, you want to disable the immobiliser of your Jaguar F Pace, but first of all you should try this technique to start it and take it to a mechanic examine that you can not do a less important procedure to reestablish the normal start of your automobile. Indeed, with your automobile you should have a spare key (which you should try and which should start your Jaguar F Pace), but if you don’t have it you should at least have the “code card”, it contains the start code. Thanks to this code, you will still be able to start your automobile by entering it manually. To do this, turn on the ignition, use your centralized button to enter the digits, several quick presses (example: 2 for digit 2) then a stop of one and a half seconds to validate the digit and resume, repeat the procedure until you have entered the whole code. This should allow your Jaguar F Pace to start without having to remove the immobiliser.

Fix your key at a key specialist or your car dealership

If despite a battery change, several attempts to enter the immobiliser code on your Jaguar F Pace still doesn’t work, it’s likely your key that’s at issue. We can understand that you still want to bypass the immobiliser device from your Jaguar F Pace. Indeed, your transponder must have been weakened or must have fallen off your key. To fix this trouble, only solution, go to a key specialist (also available on the internet) or, at your car dealership who can fix your Jaguar F Pace key. Determined by who you go to the repair should cost you about 100 euros if you still have a duplicate or your “code card” and about 350 euros at your car dealership if you have no support and you want a new functional key, it will avoid you having to remove the immobilizer from your Jaguar F Pace.

Manually remove your immobilizer

Although you may be attracted to bypass the immobilizer from your Jaguar F Pace, this is not advised at all for some reasons. First your Jaguar F Pace would be much more vulnerable to theft attempts. Indeed, without an immobiliser box, simply doing “the wires” may be enough to start it. In addition to that, your insurance, in case of theft most likely won’t refund you if it finds out that the immobiliser on your Jaguar F Pace has been removed, bypassed or deactivated. This if you still want to do it, some internet pages still give the methodology, we have made the choice not to disclose it, because it could benefit people with bad intentions.

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