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Old 01-05-2013, 12:20 AM
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I certainly understand the convenience of remote start, but whats up with the craze of the "new" push button option? If I'm in the vehicle already and had my fob out previously to open the doors what's the big deal of giving the ignition a spin manually? Oh, and you don't have to hit the brake either???
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I certainly understand the convenience of remote start, but whats up with the craze of the "new" push button option? If I'm in the vehicle already and had my fob out previously to open the doors what's the big deal of giving the ignition a spin manually? Oh, and you don't have to hit the brake either???
Not sure how the 13's work but my 2 other vehicles have the push start and proximity and my key never leaves my pocket.
Do the 13's have proximity or is it simply a push start?
Basically how the proximity works for my cars is I walk up to the car, grab the handle (built in sensor) and it unlocks, then I get in the car....foot on the brake and hit the push start. All this with the key in my pocket. For my wife, in her purse/bag. Other vehicle of mine has a button to press on the 2 front doors and the tailgate sensing the fob within distance.

Such a neat feature.
When I get in the ram, I forget the key fob has to be placed in.
Funny thing is when I reverse back to my car, I try to figure out where the key fob goes. It goes no where. Haha

But yea, this feature will spoil you rotten....just like heated steering wheel, side mirrors and seats have for me
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I certainly understand the convenience of remote start, but whats up with the craze of the "new" push button option? If I'm in the vehicle already and had my fob out previously to open the doors what's the big deal of giving the ignition a spin manually? Oh, and you don't have to hit the brake either???
I was thinking the exact same thing reading thru this thread.



I've seen them on race cars and the like, but they don't exactly get my nipples hard in an EDD.

I'm with you....

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I've seen them on race cars and the like, but they don't exactly get my nipples hard in an EDD.

I'm with you....

Until you own a vehicle with it, your nipples will stay the way they are
Seriously, I too thought the same thing, but once you get use to not having to reach for your keys, you'll quickly get use to it
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It's like that passenger side mirror tilting down when reversing. Got use to it and now I expect it. Makes for an easy park especially by a curb
Don't have it on my sport. I think the Laramie's are the only one with it.
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It's like that passenger side mirror tilting down when reversing. Got use to it and now I expect it. Makes for an easy park especially by a curb
Don't have it on my sport. I think the Laramie's are the only one with it.
The 2013 Laramie models?

Must be because my 12' Laramie doesn't have that feature....

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Must be because my 12' Laramie doesn't have that feature....

Really? I have a neighbor with a '10 Laramie and he has this feature.
Either way, that is something I got use to quickly without it as I have the rear camera and tow mirrors which is better for parking...LOL
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Until you own a vehicle with it, your nipples will stay the way they are
Seriously, I too thought the same thing, but once you get use to not having to reach for your keys, you'll quickly get use to it
We have a few vehicles at work with this and it is great. Keys never leave the pocket and never worried about where I left them. Grab them in the morning and drop them off at night never have to be handled again.
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We have a few vehicles at work with this and it is great. Keys never leave the pocket and never worried about where I left them. Grab them in the morning and drop them off at night never have to be handled again.
This is exactly what I'm talking about. It's a great feature
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