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Horn on my sienna goes off while replacing the battery

I needed to replace the battery because it was completely dead. When I go to place the cables on the new battery, the horn goes off as if the alarm was going off. I tried hitting the unlock button with the keyless remote, but nothing happens and the horn continues to go off. I have to pull the cables off to stop the alarm.

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  • jeff kimura Feb 14, 2012

    Thank you for the response. Will this disable the alarm because I believe that this is the problem.

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Hook up cables and lock all doors,first try unlocking drivers door with key. If that does not workstart over and then try unlocking trunk/hatch with key. This usually will work, I highly sugest you use original key if possible.

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