Where is fob derived from?
as an acronym : Free On Board- for example an automobile that is crated for shipment from the factory, hence FOB Detroit. Aas a noun like watch fob it is unknown but might be a nicknack word from another language, the German equivalent is Bierziphal which defies translation though the first part refers to Beer, not a coffin stand! actually its Bierziful.something like that.
I have a Toyota, and my key fob light stayed on also. I called the dealer, and they said the button on the fob was stuck down INSIDE the fob. So, I simply unscrewed the screw on the back of the fob, opened the fob, then put it back together. The fob was fixed. I didn't have to fix anything in the fob.
Well that question is too general. What year and what make is the vehicle? Is it a brand new key fob? If it is brand new it may need to be programed to the vehicle. The battery may be dead in the fob. The fob may also have a broken contact inside of it. I recommend taking your key fob and vehicle to the dealer for diagnosis.
FOB means Freight On Board. Essentially it is used to indicate that a purchaser of goods that must be transported is responsible to pay for the freight. Yes FOB can mean that, but its also the slang term for Fresh Off the Boat. Meaning they're new to the country, or just have an accent. Teens these days use the term FOB all the time. In the military, FOB can also stand for Forward Operating Base…
on the key fob, turn the key over so that the buttons are on the back. there is a small groove near the blade/key end of the fob. you can prise this open using a small screwdriver or if you're strong pull the blade/key part outward/away from the fob. the remaining key fob can then be split in two to get at the battery. beware that you only have a very short time to replace…
FOB (Freight On Board) Destination and FOB Shipping specifies whether the buyer or seller owns the goods, and therefore, who pays for the shipping and includes the items in their inventory. FOB Destination means that the seller owns the goods until the buyer receives them. Therefore, the seller pays the shipping costs. FOB Shipping means that the buyer owns the goods once they are shipped. Therefore, the buyer pays the shipping costs.