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Old 05-21-2011, 03:37 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by jeff2009 View Post
Can someone who has a titanium focus and had remote start installed share your experience with it. I've read conflicting reports that state remote start does not work with push button start, that you have to sacrifice a key fob in order for the remote start to work, and that if remote start is installed anyone can just walk up to the car and unlock it/start it. TIA!!!!
TIA = ???

Anyway, no that's not the case. Some people are upset, because they wanted to be able to remote start the car, and then get in and go. That's not how it works, though, and for good reason.

I believe after you remote start the car, it will turn off, either when you open the door, or when you push the start button, not sure which. You still have both keyfobs, though, and no one can steal your car.
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