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Q: How do I turn on the panic alarm?

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How do I turn on the panic alarm?

A: The panic alarm feature is on your remote k...

The panic alarm feature is on your remote keyless entry (RKE) transmitter. When you turn on the panic alarm, the horn will honk repeatedly, and the turn signals will flash. To turn on the panic alarm, simply press and hold the panic alarm button on the RKE transmitter for about two seconds, at which point the alarm should begin.

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