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Beeper security system isn't working correctly and many times ceases the engine for about 24 hours. can it be disconnected without taking it to the repair shop?

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Disconnect the Battery and let stand for a few minutes. The Reconnect and attempt to restart. This should re-program the security computer.
Depending on the type (factory or post factory) will determine if a "repair" shop is needed. Post factory may have the original wires that may be reconnected after the device has been removed. Most devices are located up underneath the driver side dash on the firewall.

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