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Q: How do I turn off an activated security alarm?

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How do I turn off an activated security alarm?

A: If the security alarm accidentally turns on...

If the security alarm accidentally turns on, you can easily turn it off. Simply unlock the door with the key, key fob, or Intelligent Key, or press the request switch. This will only work if the ignition is turned off.

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