Preconditions for operating and programming the HomeLink: - Ignition is switched on. Note on operation f Always use the HomeLink opener in the direction of travel. Note: Following step 2, there are 30 seconds in which to initiate step 3. Note- these instructions are from. Using both hands, simultaneously press and hold both the desired HomeLink button and hand held transmitter button.
It is also suggested that upon the sale of the vehicle, the programmed HomeLink buttons be erased for security purposes. Return to the vehicle and firmly press and hold the trained HomeLink button for two seconds and release. Deleting stored signals from the buttons This process deletes all the programmed button assignments. It is not possible to delete individual buttons. Page: 117 Garage Door Opener HomeLink ® Pinching, crushing or impact through operated equipment If persons or animals are in the movement area of the operated equipment, there is a risk of injury while the garage door opener is being operated or programmed.
Any garage door installer would do it in no time. Aim your garage door remote at the front bumper just left of center. Discover all there is to know about the greatest Porsches ever made. Locate the training button on the garage door opener motor head unit. To find this out, read the instructions for the original remote control. This is why software is so flawed and unintelligible.
The garage door opener should now recognize the HomeLink Wireless Control System. While aiming at front bumper, Hold the garage door remote button until fog lights flash. You can program buttons 1 to 3 with a frequency of an original handheld transmitter. Wife's X5's Homelink was impossible! To erase the programmed buttons, perform the procedure shown in step number 1. Thanks again to all who responded.
Going through the options sheet it looks like there are two options for Homelink, one is for the interior and the other is both interior and exterior mirrors. A must have ebook for any Porsche fanatic, this ebook is a reference book for Porsche enthusiasts. Page: 190 Garage Door Opener HomeLink® Universal Remote Control With the HomeLink® of your Porsche, a wide range of remote-controlled equipment e. Totally agree but you modified your door to get it to work. Furthermore, having worked with software engineers, I know first hand that they are the absolute worst in explaining things and are horrific in terms of communication with people in general. I selected a Fiat 500 since Ferrari is not an option. For first time training, press and hold the two outer HomeLink® buttons, releasing only when the HomeLink indicator light begins to flash rapidly after 20 seconds.
Position the hand-held transmitter 1-3 inches away from the HomeLink surface usually located on your visor, overhead console, or mirror , keeping the HomeLink indicator light in view. Is it worth in your guys opinion to order the Home Link on the 458? Once I figured that part out, I programmed all 3 buttons very quickly. Press and hold the trained HomeLink button and observe the indicator light. Do not stand on your vehicle to perform the next steps. The owner's manual is written as if there are two sperate scenarios; Vettes73 instructions 1-6, and 7-8. The HomeLink® system replaces up to three different original remote controls. If there is difficulty locating the training button, reference the device owners manual.
Garage Door Opener Use When opening and closing the equipment being operated, parts of the body could become trapped or crushed. I bought a plug in freq converter for the roller doors and it immediately connected up to homelink and the doors have been working fine ever since. If you're still having problems getting it to connect drop me a message and I'll get the details of the freq converters that I installed as this might be the issue. Refer to the Programming portion of this text. The respective equipment can then be operated using the programmed memory button.
Important note: if you clear the codes and want to continue to use an already programmed device, you will need to reprogram it. It seems more worth while to use the porsche homelink switches and hard wire in the transponders that come with the garage door opener behind the map light dome area above the mirror. Go to the front of the car. Most dealers have no clue about how to program Homelink or how to use the infotainment. Thank You Vettes73, it worked like a charm. For first time training, press and hold the two outer HomeLink buttons, releasing only when the HomeLink indicator light begins to flash after 20 seconds. Position the hand-held transmitter 1-3 inches away from the HomeLink surface located on your overhead , keeping the HomeLink indicator light in view.