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I have a 98 accord the alarm remote will not do anything. I've replaced the batteries twice, still nothing. I've disconnected the battery on the car still nothing. The other day my son was in the car with the doors locked opened the pass. front door and the alarm went off for the first time in a month. I tried to turn it off with my remote and nothing happened. The alarm finally stopped sounding, but I can't arm the alarm or open the doors with the remote. I've check the remote at the local autoparts store and the test is good. Please help Skip.

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As with most vehicle theft systems they have a life expectancy and the control unit may not be working correctly but try hooking the ground to a better stripped location. I usually find an area on the frame and sand off the paint then use a self tapping screw and reground it then try it if not purchase another aftermarket system and have it installed professionally most aftermarket systems are better anyways and last longer plus they come with warranty. Heres a good site to buy one at wholesale.

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