Car wont start, battery charged, screen says,,system shut down to save battery. How do I reset ignition system


Asked by GuruLC65Z Apr 06, 2019 at 02:03 PM about the 2017 Lincoln MKX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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On my 2014 MKX I had to reset the electronic system by placing the fob in a slot in the lower compartment of the console. The car would not recognize the fob so placing it in this slot fixed the problem. The 2017 slot could also be in the glove box.

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My car is reading the same message about system shutting down to save battery what is your suggestion

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