Date of issue 12/04 Bulletin Number XT501-23 Page 1 of 2
Remote Transmitter Programming –
Alternate Method Without WDS –
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CIANS WITH THE KNOWLEDGE, TOOLS, AND EQUIPMENT TO DO THE JOB PROPERLY AND SAFELY. IT INFORMS
THESE TECHNICIANS OF CONDITIONS THAT MAY OCCUR ON SOME VEHICLES, OR PROVIDES INFORMATION THAT
COULD ASSIST IN PROPER VEHICLE SERVICE. THE PROCEDURES SHOULD NOT BE PERFORMED BY “DO-IT-
YOURSELFERS.” DO NOT ASSUME THAT A CONDITION DESCRIBED AFFECTS YOUR CAR. CONTACT A JAGUAR
DEALER TO DETERMINE WHETHER THE BULLETIN APPLIES TO YOUR VEHICLE.
This Technical Bulletin provides an alternate procedure for programming the remote
The Worldwide Diagnostic System (WDS) is not required to carry out remote transmitter
To program the remote transmitter(s) without using WDS, follow the procedure outlined
Note: When carrying out the alarm remote programming, ensure that
no other vehicles within a 50 meter radius are undergoing the same
programming procedure, as this could affect the programming
Note: All required remote transmitters must be available when
carrying out this procedure.
1. Open driver’s door.
2. Turn the ignition switch to the ‘auxiliary’ position, then turn the ignition switch to the
‘ON’ position and back to the ‘auxiliary’ position four times.
Note: A chime from the Generic Electronic Module (GEM) will indicate
programming status has been enabled.
3. Turn the ignition switch to ‘OFF’ position.
4. Remove the key from the ignition switch.
5. To program the transmitter, press any key within 10 seconds.
Note: If the remote transmitter has been accepted, the GEM will
make a chime.