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Alarm drains battery when on or off want to disconnct altogether

The alarm system on my 99 chrysler intrepid drains the battery all the time & I just want to disconnect it altogether. I cut the wires before but the car wouldn't start so I connected them back.

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If you can see the actual alarm module you should be able to trace the wires to a few fuses. You'll be looking for the smaller red or yellow wire. There hould be a larger one also, probably the one you cut before. Try taking the fuse out of the holder on the smaller wire. If the car won't crank then, you probably have a ignition shut off relay, which can be a little more difficult to remove. Let me know if this helps :)

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