LINCOLN REMOTE SLOT LOCATION

The MKS is unique in using the glove box as the location for the backup slot. It is to the far right side under the glove box door, and may be difficult to reach. Slip the Intelligent Access key down into the slot with buttons facing out and with key ring up or out. See the image.

MKS SLOT LOCATION

The backup slot is located in the center console in the MKC, MKT, MKX and Navigator. The exact location will vary somewhat.
Most consoles are filled with stuff, so you may need to dig a bit.

In the Navigator the Intelligent Access key slot is to the rear or the side of the console and points up. The key is slipped in vertically or horizontally depending on the slot’s shape, with the buttons facing out, as in the image shown.

Navigator the Intelligent Access key slot

In MKT, MKZ Hybrid (2013) and new (2017) Continental models, the slot is found near the Auxiliary, USB and power ports in the center console, like the one shown. The Intelligent Access key is slipped in with the buttons facing out and the key ring up

MKT, MKZ Hybrid (2013) and new (2017)

In the MKC and MKX (through 2015), the backup slot is to the front of center console, also found near the Auxiliary, USB and power ports, as shown. The Intelligent Access key is slipped in with the buttons facing out and the key ring up. The slot is impossible to see and you may want to feel for the ribbing at the bottom of the slot.

MKC and MKX (through 2015) backup slot

In 2016, the back up slot in the MKX is moved to the bottom of the center console. The Nautilus, new in 2019, uses this location as well. There is a visible depression in the console’s floor the shape of the key fob. Place the fob in the depression with the buttons up and key ring end facing forward.

LINCOLN MKX 2016 SLOT LOCATION
2014 MKZ and MKZ Hybrid the backup slot

New in the 2014 MKZ and MKZ Hybrid the backup slot is hidden under one of the cup holders.

LINCOLN REMOTE SLOT LOCATION

The MKS is unique in using the glove box as the location for the backup slot. It is to the far right side under the glove box door, and may be difficult to reach. Slip the Intelligent Access key down into the slot with buttons facing out and with key ring up or out. See the image.

MKS SLOT LOCATION

The backup slot is located in the center console in the MKC, MKT, MKX and Navigator. The exact location will vary somewhat.
Most consoles are filled with stuff, so you may need to dig a bit.

In the Navigator the Intelligent Access key slot is to the rear or the side of the console and points up. The key is slipped in vertically or horizontally depending on the slot’s shape, with the buttons facing out, as in the image shown.

Navigator the Intelligent Access key slot

In MKT, MKZ Hybrid (2013) and new (2017) Continental models, the slot is found near the Auxiliary, USB and power ports in the center console, like the one shown. The Intelligent Access key is slipped in with the buttons facing out and the key ring up

MKT, MKZ Hybrid (2013) and new (2017)

In the MKC and MKX (through 2015), the backup slot is to the front of center console, also found near the Auxiliary, USB and power ports, as shown. The Intelligent Access key is slipped in with the buttons facing out and the key ring up. The slot is impossible to see and you may want to feel for the ribbing at the bottom of the slot.

MKC and MKX (through 2015) backup slot

In 2016, the back up slot in the MKX is moved to the bottom of the center console. The Nautilus, new in 2019, uses this location as well. There is a visible depression in the console’s floor the shape of the key fob. Place the fob in the depression with the buttons up and key ring end facing forward.

LINCOLN MKX 2016 SLOT LOCATION
2014 MKZ and MKZ Hybrid the backup slot

New in the 2014 MKZ and MKZ Hybrid the backup slot is hidden under one of the cup holders.