Your Volkswagen Golf 6 doesn’t want to start? Have you analyzed all kinds of things? Battery, alternator, spare keys… And you have the feeling that the issue emanates from your immobiliser ? It is certainly plausible, indeed 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 Volkswagen Golf 6 ? You are on the good article, we have made this post to support you see more clearly and resolve your problems linked to this element. First, we will see how the immobiliser functions on your Volkswagen Golf 6, then the different ways to disable it.


How your immobiliser system functions on Volkswagen Golf 6

Before detailing the different alternatives available to you, here is a short intro to explain the aim and functions of the immobilizer in your Volkswagen Golf 6. This electronic part appeared 30 years ago and aspires to prevent the theft of your Volkswagen Golf 6. In fact, 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 Volkswagen Golf 6 will go each time you put the key in the ignition, it checks that the code emitted by your key is indeed the one expected by your immobilization box. It is only at this moment, that it will let you 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 Volkswagen Golf 6

Enter the code to turn off the immobiliser

First procedure, your key no longer allows your Volkswagen Golf 6 to start, you want to turn off the immobiliser of your Volkswagen Golf 6, but first of all you should try this approach to start it and take it to a garage verify that you can not do a less significant process to reestablish the normal start of your vehicle. In fact, with your vehicle you should have a spare key (which you should try and which should start your Volkswagen Golf 6), 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 vehicle 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, replicate the process until you have entered the full code. This should let you start your Volkswagen Golf 6 without having to remove the immobiliser.

Repair your key at a key specialist or your car dealer

If despite a battery change, several tries to enter the immobiliser code on your Volkswagen Golf 6 still doesn’t work, it’s most likely your key that’s at issue. We can understand that you still want to bypass the immobiliser device from your Volkswagen Golf 6. In fact, your transponder must have been damaged or must have fallen off your key. To resolve this issue, only solution, go to a key specialist (also available on the internet) or, at your car dealership who can fix your Volkswagen Golf 6 key. Depending on who you go to the repair should cost you about 100 euros if you still have a copy 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 Volkswagen Golf 6.

Manually remove your immobilizer

Although you may be tempted to bypass the immobilizer from your Volkswagen Golf 6, this is not advised at all for some reasons. First your Volkswagen Golf 6 would be much more vulnerable to theft attempts. In fact, without an immobiliser box, simply doing “the wires” may be enough to turn your car on. Furthermore to that, your insurance, in case of theft most likely won’t refund you if it knows that the immobiliser on your Volkswagen Golf 6 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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