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How to Pick an Alarm For Your Car
Your vehicle is an important part of your everyday life. It is important to protect your vehicle from damage and burglary using a car alarm. A car alarm is an...
How to Reset a Car Alarm
A car alarm that is not working at all or not working properly can be extremely annoying to you and your neighbors. It may also put your...

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Car won't turn on to drive.
Hi there. Try pulling the fuse that is marked security and see if the engine will start up. If the engine starts up, then the alarm control system has failed and needs replaced or the battery in the key fob...
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Truck alarm prevents truck from starting.
If this is for an aftermarket alarm problem then hold button in and then turn on the key at the same time. Hold for 5 seconds and see if alarm is turned off. If it is still on with small...
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Yesterday my whole car cut off its said on the display battery saver on n check charge system i dont know what to do my wont even
Hello. The alarm system must be able to draw power from the battery in order to work while the vehicle is off. Due to the recent after market installation, it is likely the vehicle's battery and charging system have been...
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My remote starter only opens the door but does not start the car.
You should find out the model of aftermarket alarm you have and then contact the company for troubleshooting the system. If you cannot find the manufacturer then have the system replaced with a new system. These aftermarket units are not...
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Ignition was destroyed by crook can I start this motor?
If your car has a factory installed anti-theft system, starting the car is much more difficult. The anit-theft system uses the ignition key, ignition lock cylinder and switch to determine if the car will be allowed to start. There are...
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My alarm will not turn off -URGENT.
Hi there. Remove the battery cables and wait 30 seconds and then hook the cables back up. This will clear the security system in the vehicle to reset it. The alarm should shut off and stay off. Then take the...
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Car Wont Start
It sounds like you have an aftermarket alarm system that was in valet mode and reset when battery was replaced. If you have a small red led light on the dash that is blinking then look under left side of...
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How to remove an aftermarket alarm?
Hi there. Locate the controller to the aftermarket alarm on the vehicle and follow the power wires to the fuse box or electrical wiring in the vehicle. If the wiring goes to the fuse box, locate where the wire is...
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After having battery disconnected, hazzard and dash lights are blinking, and key wont turn engine over.
Hi there. The security alarm system was tripped and caused the computer to lock out the ignition system. Remove the battery cables (both) for 13 minutes. While the cables are off, operate all the components in the vehicle with the...
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Alarm won't reset so car wont star't.
Hi there. Remove the battery cables to the battery for 13 minutes. While the cables are off, put the key in the ignition and turn it on. Operate everything in the vehicle. This will drain all of the power in...
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I have a 2012 Mercedes blutec and when I push start didn't want to come on but the radio and lights... What is the problem?
Hi there. The ignition system could be locked out by the security system or the ignition switch has failed. Look at the security light and see if the light is flashing quickly and see if the light stays on when...
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My car alarm is going off for no reason
Hi there. Check the sensibility of the car alarm. If the car alarm is set to a slight vibration and can pick up light vibrations, then check around the garage that would contribute to a light vibration. That may be...
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Just replaced fuel.pump and now it wont start
If both the starter motor and fuel pump are not working be sure the Engine Immobilizer is not active. If you are sure the security system is off and yet power does not reach the fuel pump or the starter,...
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I want to know how to silence the seat belt alarm.
Hi there. The seat belt alarm is a safety device in the car to let the driver or the front passenger that their seat belt is not on. If the alarm is tripping on it own with the seat belt...
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When I set the alarm only the left side indicator lights flash, the right no light flash. the alarm work OK.
When the alarm was installed the alarm output wire for the lights need to be tied into a parking light circuit or turn signal circuit. Whom ever installed your unit hooked the light output wire to only the left turn...
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Can a gps/tracking device placed on my vehicle cause my car alarm to malfunction?
Hi there. Its no possible for a GPS unit to set off the car alarm unless the ground wire to the GPS unit is wired into the same ground as the alarm system. If the alarm is all of a...
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I have a anti theft system installed in my car where you need to have the key in it before u can start the car.
Hi there. Check the battery cables and make sure that they are tight and clean. If you had replaced your battery, then with an aftermarket alarm, it is best to disable the alarm before hooking up a new battery. This...
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Beep when unlock or locking door
The factory system was not equipped to honk the horn when doors are opened or closed. Unless you have an aftermarket alarm installed you do not have the option.
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My wife unplugged one of the fuses to my car, that supposedly went to the horn but now my car wont start.
Hi there. When pulling the fuse out at the car alarm is tripped will set the security system in the vehicle. Putting the fuse back in will only cause the security to stay on. Try disconnecting the battery and waiting...
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Alarm goes off anytime I try to start car.
Hi there. The key fob may have lost its memory. You can reprogram your key fob to your vehicle by putting the key up to the column and pushing on the lock buttons on the key fob. Then put the...

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