This is a Brand New replacement Remote Head Key fob transmitter for select Ford Escape vehicles that comes complete including battery. 100% new, never used remote, uncut blade. Includes a Duracell battery inside. This is a replacement remote head key fob that will work and function just like the original one. We test every single remote before we send it to make sure it is transmitting. PROGRAMMING: This remote head key fob must be cut and programmed in order to start the engine. A website link to free DIY programming instructions will be provided with every order. Both key and remote portion of this remote head key must be programmed. Programming the key: In order to perform the DIY programming for the key you must already have 2 working unique (not cloned) keys that start your vehicle. If you only have 1 or no keys for the vehicle then you will need to get this remote programmed by a qualified auto locksmith or dealership. Also, your new unprogrammed key must be cut prior to performing this procedure. Programming the remote: In order to perform the DIY programming for the remote, you need to have 1 working key that starts your vehicle. Compatibilty: Please be sure to check the vehicle compatibility guide below. Please make sure that your original remote has the same exact buttons on it. If your vehicle has a plastic collar around ignition, this key WILL NOT FIT. This key WILL NOT WORK if you have smart key system or proximity system. COMPATIBILTY: (your vehicle must already be equipped with keyless entry for the remote to work) 2013-2015 Ford Escape ***We cannot guarantee vehicle compatibility outside of USA and Canada*** This key is NOT ABLE TO BE CLONED. If you have any questions about cloning please contact us before you purchase.