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Jeep cherokke 1996 4x4

Battery new but car will not start i think its the security system how do i disarm it?

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  • Anonymous Jan 03, 2009

    disable car alarm

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    Loringh May 11, 2010

    does it crank when you turn the key?

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I have a 1996 Grand Cherokee V8 5.2, I'm currently disarming the alarm system, the car is completely dead, I tried to disarm the system with the fob key, unlock and lock many times and nothing at all, the siren is on, after a while is off, the only way to start the engine is removing the engine start relay in the fuse box and with a wire make a bridge and the engine crank
At the moment all the dashboard is off and only I want is remove that f***k systemt, I readed many post, I located the purple and yellow wire, take it and connect to the ground, I disarm the siren and I located the wires going from there to the ecu
Somebody can help?

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It is very easy to disarm the secutiry sys however does the vehicle crank or is it totaly dead??

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