Here at Low Rate Automotive Locksmith we are your source for free instructions on how to program your GMC keyless entry remote control and all other kinds of vehicles, both foreign and domestic. Whether you drive a car, a truck, or an SUV we have the information you need to program your remote. Low Rate Locksmith offers detailed step-by-step directions from the manufacturer of your GMC car or truck, detailing how to program the key fob remote control, or programmable key for your vehicle. If you have lost a key, replaced a defective key-less entry remote, or added a new key, we have the instructions that you need to make the remote control work for your car, truck, van, or sport utility vehicle. Please select your Year from the menu below.

Here is the list of GMC Savana Years and models this supports:


  • 1997 GMC Savana
  • 1998 GMC Savana
  • 1999 GMC Savana
  • 2000 GMC Savana
  • 2001 GMC Savana


  • 2002 GMC Savana
  • 2003 GMC Savana
  • 2004 GMC Savana
  • 2005 GMC Savana
  • 2006 GMC Savana
  • 2007 GMC Savana

1997-2002 GMC Savana Car Key Fob and Remote Programming Instructions:

1. Locate the Data Link Port. It is located under dash drivers side. Be sure you know which pins are 8 and 4.

(Notice port is wider on top row)

2. Make sure there are metal contact pins in terminals 8 and 4. Connect 8 to 4 with a suitable
jumper wire (leave the jumper wire connected throughout the programming procedure). Make
sure you know which terminals are 8 and 4. The vehicle will respond by locking and unlocking the
doors to signify entering of programming mode.
3. Press and hold both the LOCK and UNLOCK buttons together on the first transmitter to be
programmed. After about 15 seconds, the vehicle will respond by locking and unlocking the doors.
Release the buttons on the transmitter.

4. Within one minute, repeat the previous step on the remaining transmitters to be programmed.

5. Remove jumper wire applied to the OBDII Port.

2003-2007 GMC Savana Car Key Fob and Remote Programming Instructions:

There is no onboard programming procedure for GMC Savana 2003-2007. This vehicle requires special equipment be connected to the vehicle to program the keyless remote.  Please contact your dealer or local automotive locksmith.

If you have any questions or need a professional Locksmith To assist you with your GMC Savana Key Fab Programming, below is a list of Low Rate Locksmith Locations.


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