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Q: Disabled the alarm

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So I lost my Alarm key but I still have my keys . So I'm trying to disabled the alarm I'mnee to this so I really have get this going cause of work please help

My car has 6000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Unless the alarm is an aftermarket system t...

Unless the alarm is an aftermarket system that was installed you would have no choice but to have the vehicle taken to a dealer to reprogram a new remote for you. The factory alarm cannot be disabled and a new remote will be needed. The dealership is the only one that is capable of reprogramming a new one.

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