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Alarm wont disarm no remote

97 jgc car starts and dies after 10 or so seconds no remote to disable it i bought this car likes this the alarm wont turn off lights flash

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Try unlocking driver's or passenger's door with key..you also may have a broken wire under driver's door sill plate..trim by driver's seat

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This feature allows you to disarm the security system without the
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