Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How do you deactivate the security system?

asked by on

How do you deactivate the security system?

A: While the vehicle security system on your A...

While the vehicle security system on your Altima is an important safeguard, there may be times you need to deactivate it. This might be for a false alarm, or simply to reenter the vehicle when you’re ready. Here’s how to turn it off (whether it’s sounding or just in armed mode):

  1. Unlock the driver’s door with the remote or the key. Bringing the Intelligent Key™ within range of the door will also do this.

  2. You can also unlock the trunk with any of the methods listed above to turn off the alarm.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 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

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

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: My car alarm no longer flashes when activated

Hey there, thanks for writing in about your 2004 Subaru Impreza WRX. If you replace the security module, it will most likely fix your the alarm, but you will need to reprogram the keys to get the new alarm to...

Q: What should I know about the system warnings displayed in the message center?

Your car’s message center not only lets you change settings and check various systems and their operations, but it can give you a number of different warnings. However, there are a few things that you’ll need to know here: ...

Q: Nissan Altima 06 rps go up and down and now it shuts down while driving.

Hi there. It looks as if your Nissan is experiencing a random misfire issue; as this is what the P-0300 OBD-II trouble code typically indicates. If more than one cylinder misfires, this will increase or decrease the revolutions per minute...

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...
P0240 OBD-II Trouble Code: Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance
P0240 code definition Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance What the P0240 code means P0240 is an OBD-II generic code triggered when the Engine Control Module (ECM) detects the intake boost...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...