Your Land Rover Evoque doesn’t start anymore? Have you analyzed all kinds of things? Battery, alternator, spare keys… And you feel like the trouble originates from your immobiliser ? It is actually possible, in fact that it is in question if your vehicule doesn’t want to start anymore or stalls when starting for no reason. You want to disable the immobiliser on your Land Rover Evoque ? You are in the right place, we have made this article to help you see more clearly and solve your problems relating to this component. First, we will see how the immobiliser functions on your Land Rover Evoque, then the different methods to disable it.
How your immobiliser system functions on Land Rover Evoque
Before explaining the different solutions available to you, here is a short introduction to show you the intent and functions of the immobilizer in your Land Rover Evoque. This electronic component was invented 30 years ago and aspires to prevent the theft of your Land Rover Evoque. Indeed, thanks to a transponder and an antenna (coil) integrated in the key, and, a immobilisation control box integrated in the ECU and a reception antenna on the neiman, your Land Rover Evoque will go each time you place the key in the ignition, it checks that the code emitted by your key is in fact the one required by your immobilization box. It is only at this moment, that it will enable you to start. It is thanks to RFID technology (chip in the key) that this device will work.
The different alternatives to bypass the immobiliser on your Land Rover Evoque
Enter the code to turn off the immobiliser
First technique, your key no longer permits your Land Rover Evoque to start, you want to deactivate the immobiliser of your Land Rover Evoque, but first of all you should try this approach to start it and take it to a garage check that you can not do a less significant operation to reestablish the normal start of your car. Indeed, with your car you should have a spare key (which you should try and which should start your Land Rover Evoque), 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 car 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 confirm the digit and resume, repeat the operation until you have entered the full code. This should allow your Land Rover Evoque to start without having to remove the immobiliser.
Repair your key at a key specialist or your car dealer
If despite a battery swap, different tries to enter the immobiliser code on your Land Rover Evoque still doesn’t work, it’s likely your key that’s at issue. We can understand that you still want to bypass the immobiliser system from your Land Rover Evoque. Indeed, your transponder must have been weakened or must have fallen off your key. To correct this trouble, only solution, go to a key specialist (also available on the internet) or, at your car dealer who can restore your Land Rover Evoque key. Depending on 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 dealer if you have no support and you want a new functional key, it will avoid you having to remove the immobilizer from your Land Rover Evoque.
Manually remove your immobilizer
Although you may be attracted to bypass the immobilizer from your Land Rover Evoque, this is not advised at all for many reasons. First your Land Rover Evoque would be much more vulnerable to theft attempts. Indeed, without an immobiliser box, simply doing “the wires” may be enough to turn your car on. Moreover to that, your insurance, in case of theft most likely won’t refund you if it acknowledges that the immobiliser on your Land Rover Evoque has been removed, bypassed or deactivated. This if you still want to do it, some sites still give the technique, we have made the choice not to disclose it, because it could benefit people with bad intentions.
In the event that you have any further questions about the Land Rover Evoque, do not hesitate to consult our Land Rover Evoque category.