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Check the condition of the batteries if older that 3 years
the internals expand and split the outer cases
even though they may indicate fully charged , the capacity to run then pc may be severely limited making the alarm show
Posted on Dec 04, 2016
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
If the alarm has been triggered the horn will sound four (4) times when
you disarm the alarm. beep beep beep beep The LED will be blinking very
To identify what caused the alarm to be triggered:
Open the door and press the Emergency Override button. Do not turn the ignition on.
Count the number of times the horn sounds
1 honk = impact sensor
2 honks = ignition was turned on
3 honks = N/A
4 honks = door or trunk opened
Posted on Jul 05, 2008
SOURCE: low battery gauge indicated
Not necessarily,this can also be caused by poor battery cable connections or a bad battery cable or a bad connection to the gauge or just a bad gauge.Check or have them checked first,and then have the alternator output tested,a voltmeter connected at the battery posts should measure 14.5 to 14.8 volts at an idle,any lower than this than the alternator is the problem.
Posted on May 30, 2009
Take the car to an autoparts store and have the alternator tested. While the output is being checked, move the wires around and see if it affects the output. I had a wire shorting out in the plug once that was intermittently causing the alternator to not charge. I ended up soldering the wire into the plug and it stopped the problem. If the alternator is not charging the battery, it is most likely either a short in the wiring somewhere or a faulty voltage regulator. Hope this helped and best wishes.
Posted on Aug 02, 2009
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