2.1. Access, protection

It is not necessary to leave children unguarded in the car if in it there are keys, especially if the key is inserted into the ignition lock. Children are accustomed to imitate adults and can insert a key into the ignition lock and include ignition or start the engine. It can lead to injuries of children when using, for example, of power windows or to road accident if the car begins to move.

In order to avoid damage of a key with DU do not subject to its influence strong mechanical loadings (deformations, blows), high temperatures and moisture.

Together with the car two clue, everyone – with individual number which should be written down and stored in the reliable place are furnished. The chip of an immobilizator of the engine and the remote control (RC) of locks is built in a head of a key. Each key approaches all locks of the car. If one key is lost, it is possible to order new, having addressed the representative of the Saab company. Production and programming of a new key requires an original key. For food of electronic elements of a key the replaceable element which follows periodically (approximately time in 3-4 years) is used to replace. Range of action of a key makes 5 - 15 m. Tells the message of "REPLACE KEY BATTERY" on the multipurpose display about need of replacement of a battery, and also excessive reduction of radius of action of DU. It is necessary to press the DU buttons slowly and surely.

Key head with DU

A — the Button of locking of locks
B — the Button of unlocking of locks

With — the Button of opening of a trunk lid (sedan model)/unlocking of the lock of a door of a back (Station wagon model)

Replacement of a battery of the DU block


  1. Open a key cover, having inserted into an opening on it a hairpin with a diameter of 1.3 mm and having pressured her inside, down.
  1. Wring out its clamp from the battery and remove the old battery.
  2. Install the new battery and close a cover before click.
  3. After replacement of the battery press, at least, 4 times the button of unlocking of locks to synchronize a key with the intake.