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Can Evo-One be used to bypass the need for key fob

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I leave my car at a train station and don't want to carry a key with me. I know i can use an Evo-One with a telematics unit to lock/unlock my car with my smartphone, but my car is a push to start so I can't leave the fob in the car and lock it. Someone could just push the button on the door handle to unlock it if I did.

How can i use the Evo-One as a key fob replacement?
asked Apr 3, 2017 in Other by Robert Shames (190 points)

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No, this is not recomended. Most smart key vehicle will not allow you to lock the car when it detects the key inside anyways.
answered Apr 3, 2017 by Derek (205,310 points)
Right. But I am looking to use my smartphone as a smartkey. I prefer to not use the oem key at all.

Can the Evo-One be used to bypass the ignition lock so the car can be used without a key fob?
No it cannot.
Well, I have to disagree with the point of not locking the intelligent key within the vehicle. It's happened to me 2X in my 2010 Altima PTS. Never did this before I installed the Evo-All  as a stand alone RS, which works fine otherwise..  What setting/option will prevent this from happening a 3rd time. No luck searching for the answer...