Never heard this. From what I know it is how the car pairs itself with the key by placing it next to the steering column. The key gets power from a small button type battery. Maybe someone knows something I don't about this.
Originally Posted by dbs600
How does placing the key fob near the steering wheel column help 'charge' it?
It does so wirelessly!?
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