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1998 cad alarm no start

1998 cad battery went dead replaced dash says alarm propblem car wont start but the car starts and then 3 seconds it dies ran perfict untul battery died alarm buttons dont seam to work RAIDO DOSE NOT WORK EATHER door locks work with inside button on the door but not witk the alarm buttonno trunk eather alarm wont sound eather will not let me talk to the ecm with my modis no cumacation with aldl service engin light is on wont let me get the cods

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Your GM product has a safety alarm, it shuts down the radio , or locks it.
I send ours to a GM dealer to get it unlocked. They don't give those codes out.

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