How Long Do I-Pass Transponders Last?

Do I need to activate Ipass transponder?

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Customers can visit any Jewel-Osco, Road Ranger or I-PASS Customer Service Center to pick up their I-PASS today.

All transponders require activation, which can be done online or at any Illinois Tollway service location..

How do you remove a windshield transponder?

To take the transponder off to move it, just hold the Sticker Shield on the glass while releasing the transponder from the Velcro strips; then remove the Sticker Shield with the Velcro and move it to the new location.

How do I get an I-Pass?

You can open a new I-PASS account online at www. illinoistollway.com, on the phone at 1-800-UC-IPASS (800-824- 7277), in person at a Customer Service Center or one of nearly 200 Jewel-Osco locations in Northern Illinois or by mail. Please complete this application and sign the I-PASS Agreement.

How can I check my Ipass balance?

How to Check a Balance on I-PassGo to getipass.com and click the blue button labeled “Login to my I-Pass” in the upper right corner.Log in with your username and password at the appropriate prompts.Look for your I-Pass balance on your User Information screen.Enter your credit card information to increase your balance, if necessary.

How do I know if my Ipass transponder is working?

Drive through an I-PASS or Pay Online lane on any Tollway ramp. If there is a blue or yellow light, your transponder is working. Drive through a lane with an automatic coin machine. The red (stop) and green (thank you) lights will let you know if the transponder was successfully read.

What happens if you go through Ipass without transponder?

If you go through an E-ZPass only lane with no transponder, it may post to the rental agency’s E-ZPass account by the license plate and you may be assessed a fee plus the toll rate from the rental company.

Can I drive through Ipass and pay later?

“Cash customers should drive through and pay later online. … Customers can pay either via I-PASS, E-ZPass or online.”

Do tolls pick up unregistered cars?

The toll won’t get you but police cars are equipped with camera to detect unregistered vehicles. I was driving around for 3 weeks unregistered until I received a notice the I hadn’t payed to pay asap.

How much does an Ipass transponder cost?

The Illinois Tollway currently uses video to match license plates to I-PASS accounts when transponders aren’t used. The agency said that process wastes time and money. A new transponder costs $10, but that $10 is added to the driver’s account after purchase.

How do I activate my Ipass toll?

Activate it! Call 1-800-926- 6500 or activate online at www.illinoistollway.com. Be prepared to provide the I-PASS serial number and activation code, located on the activation sticker on your transponder. Transponders obtained at a Tollway Customer Service Center are already activated.

Is EZ Pass and Ipass the same?

I-Pass is part of the E-ZPass network and works with our local tolled bridges. I-Pass is used in Illinois and on the Indiana Toll Road.

Do I-Pass transponders expire?

If the transponder is not replaced within 45 days of the date on the letter, the transponder will be deactivated and continued use of that transponder will result in toll violations. The new transponder will be active and ready for use within 24 hours in Illinois and within 48 hours in other states that accept I-PASS.

How do I return expired Ipass transponder?

You can return your transponder to an I-PASS Customer Service Center. Upon receipt of the transponder, a customer service representative will be able to return your deposit and any remaining balance to your credit card.

How do I return a transponder?

If you wish to return your transponder, you may return it by:Mail via Xpress Post to our head office at 6300 Steeles Ave. W., Woodbridge, ON, L4H1J1. … Drop off at our head office at 6300 Steeles Ave. W., Woodbridge, ON, L4H1J1.

Can I put my Ipass in another car?

Yes, you may transfer a transponder between vehicles as long as they are of the same vehicle class. … You may register your additional vehicles on-line or by calling our call center at 877-743-9727.

What do I do with old Ipass?

To reactive an old account or to cancel one and reclaim I-PASS cash, drivers can call the tollway at (800) 824-7277 or (800) UC-IPASS. Customers also can visit customer service centers at tollway oases or the Downers Grove agency headquarters. Account holders will be required to turn over their old I-PASS transponders.

Do Ipass transponders have batteries?

I-PASS users must buy their own replacement battery for the LCD transponders more than a year old. Some battery vendors, like the tollway scofflaws who don’t pay their tolls, practice a form of highway robbery.

Do EZ Pass transponders go bad?

Drivers either pay via E-ZPass or the system records an image of the vehicle’s license plate so a toll bill can go out in the mail. … The E-ZPass battery is sealed inside the transponder. You can’t replace the battery yourself, but it should last about a decade before you need to replace the transponder.

How do I cancel my EZ Pass transponder?

What do I do about the affixed sticker transponder? Remove the sticker from the windshield and deactivate the transponder by logging in to your account at TheTollRoads.com. Select “Transponders” and “Deactivate” the appropriate transponder.