Q: How can i disable the anti theft system, the light keeps blinking?

asked by on

the vehicle will not start it does crank. no ignition, the anti theft device keeps blinking, need to disable the anti theft system, after market device,

My car has 139000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. Aftermarket alarm systems can create problems, typically from poor installations. The vehicle’s wiring harness is usually tapped into and removal of the alarm system is more than just pulling a fuse. Most aftermarket alarm systems are installed under the dash, driver’s side. The aftermarket alarm removal can be complicated and should be professionally done. The aftermarket alarm may not be causing the no start condition. Proper diagnoses should be performed to avoid unnecessary repairs. I recommend having your vehicle’s no start be diagnosed and repaired by a certified technician, such as one from YourMechanic.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1,000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. How can i disable the anti theft system, the light keeps blinking?

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Q: Sunroof leak

Leaking sunroofs are never fun to repair. Most of the time the problem on your car is clogged sunroof drains. With the sunroof open use compressed air to blow the drains clear. If they are clear or if this does...

Q: Van runs rough

Hi There, A bad water pump should not have any effect on the motor running rough. Timing can certainly cause the motor to run rough as well as many other things. A rough idle may be caused by many different...

Q: how do i know which thermostat to replace in 2013 chrysler 200

The only way to test a thermostat is off the vehicle by heating it to specified temperatures and then measuring the valve opening height to see if the height is within specification. If you are sure one of the thermostats...

Related articles

How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...
How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...