Advanced Keys

The advanced keyless functions (advanced keyless entry and start system) enables the
following operations while the advanced key is being carried .

- Locking/unlocking the doors, and opening the trunk lid, without operating the key.

- Starting the engine without operating the key.

Additional functions are available using the buttons on the advanced key.

Refer to Operation Using Advanced Key Functions .

- The following operations are possible using the transmitter of the keyless entry system
from a distance (Lock/Unlock/Trunk/Panic button): - Locking/unlocking the doors.

- Opening the trunk lid.

- Opening the power windows.

- Turning on the alarm.

- Locking/unlocking the doors, opening the trunk lid, or starting the engine using the
auxiliary key.

WARNING:
Do not leave the key in your vehicle with children and keep them in a place where
your children will not find or play with them: Leaving children in a vehicle with the key is dangerous. This could result in someone
being badly injured or even killed. Children may find these new kinds of keys to be
an interesting toy to play with and could cause the power windows or other controls
to operate, or even make the vehicle move.

Radio waves from the advanced key may affect medical equipment such as pacemakers:
Before using the advanced key near people who use medical equipment, ask the medical equipment manufacturer or your physician if radio waves from the advanced key will affect the equipment.

NOTE:
- The driver must carry the advanced key to ensure the system functions properly.

- Refer to Immobilizer System  for information regarding keys and engine starting.

- (With theft-deterrent system).

Refer to Theft-Deterrent System for information regarding keys and the prevention of
vehicle and vehicle contents theft.

A code number is stamped on the plate attached to the key set; detach this


A code number is stamped on the plate attached to the key set; detach this plate and store it
in a safe place (not in the vehicle) for use if you need to make a replacement key.

Also write down the code number and keep it in another safe and handy place, but not in
the vehicle.

If your key is lost, consult your Authorized Mazda Dealer with the code number ready.

CAUTION:
correctly under the following conditions: Because the advanced key uses low-intensity radio waves, it may not function
correctly under the following conditions: phones. The advanced key is carried with communication devices such as cellular
phones.

The advanced key is near electronic devices such as personal computers or cell The advanced key contacts or is covered by a metal object.


phones. The advanced key is near electronic devices such as personal computers or cell
phones.

There is equipment which discharges radio waves near the vehicle. Non-Mazda genuine electronic equipment is installed in the vehicle.


If the vehicle is near equipment such as wireless pay devices installed at There is equipment which discharges radio waves near the vehicle.


certain If the vehicle is near equipment such as wireless pay devices installed at
certain
gas stations.

highintensity The advanced key may consume battery power excessively if it receives
highintensity
radio waves. Do not place the advanced key near electronic devices such as televisions or personal computers.

Drop the advanced key. To avoid damage to the advanced key, DO NOT:
Get the advanced key wet. Drop the advanced key.


Disassemble the advanced key. Get the advanced key wet.


Expose the advanced key to high temperatures on places such as the Disassemble the advanced key.


dashboard or hood, under direct sunlight. Expose the advanced key to high temperatures on places such as the
dashboard or hood, under direct sunlight.

Put the advanced key in an ultrasonic cleaner. Place heavy objects on the advanced key.


Put any magnetized objects close to the advanced key. Put the advanced key in an ultrasonic cleaner.


Put any magnetized objects close to the advanced key.


NOTE:


NOTE:
- Battery life is about one year. Be sure to replace the battery as soon as you see the green KEY
indicator light in the instrument cluster begin flashing for 30 seconds after turning off the engine,
otherwise, you will not be able to start the engine using the advanced keyless start system once the
battery is completely dead Refer to KEY warning light (red) . If this occurs, you will
have to either force-start the engine or use the auxiliary key Refer to Advanced Key Battery Dead
Warning .

- Additional advanced keys can be obtained at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Up to 6 advanced keys
can be used with the advanced keyless functions per vehicle.

Advanced Key Maintenance

CAUTION:
with the correct pole facing Make sure the battery is installed
with the correct pole facing upward. Battery leakage could occur if it is not installed correctly.

careful not to bend the electrical When replacing the battery, be
careful not to bend the electrical terminals or get oil on them. Also be careful not to get dirt in the transmitter as it could be damaged.

the battery is not correctly There is the danger of explosion if
the battery is not correctly replaced.

battery (CR2025 or equivalent). Replace only with the same type
battery (CR2025 or equivalent).

according to the following Dispose of used batteries
according to the following instructions.

terminals of the battery using Insulate the plus and minus
terminals of the battery using cellophane or equivalent tape.

Never throw the battery into Never disassemble.


fire or water. Never throw the battery into
fire or water.

The following conditions indicate that the Never deform or crush.


The following conditions indicate that the battery power is low:
- The KEY indicator light (green) flashes in the instrument cluster for about 30 seconds after the engine is turned off.

- The system does not operate and the operation indicator light on the transmitter does not flash when the buttons are pressed.

- The system's operational range is reduced.

Replacing the battery at an Authorized Mazda Dealer is recommended to prevent damage to the advanced key. If replacing the battery by yourself, follow the instruction below.

Replacing the advanced key battery

1. Pull out the auxiliary key.


1. Pull out the auxiliary key.

2. Insert a flathead screwdriver into the


2. Insert a flathead screwdriver into the groove shown in the figure and rotate the screwdriver to open the cover slightly.

3. Insert the flathead screwdriver into the


3. Insert the flathead screwdriver into the gap between the cover and the transmitter, and then rotate the screwdriver to detach the cover.

4. Remove the battery cap, then remove


4. Remove the battery cap, then remove the battery.

5. Insert a new battery with the positive


5. Insert a new battery with the positive pole facing up, and then cover the battery with the battery cap.

6. Close the cover.


6. Close the cover.

7. Reinsert the auxiliary key.

CAUTION:
ring shown in the figure to be Be careful not to allow the rubber
ring shown in the figure to be scratched or damaged.

reattach it before inserting a new If the rubber ring detaches,
reattach it before inserting a new battery.

Service


Service

If you have a problem with the advanced keyless functions, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer.

If your advanced key is lost or stolen, bring all remaining advanced keys to an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible for a replacement and to make the lost or stolen advanced key inoperative.

CAUTION:
Radio equipment like this is governed by laws in the United States.

Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user's authority to operate the equipment.

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