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Grounding the purple / green wire will permanently disable all alarm functions: (thanks alltech alarmman)

I found the elusive Purple and green wire by:
1) Remove the plastic kick panel on the left of the drivers side foot well
2)remove the plastic trim that extends along the floor by the door and up toward the fuse box.
3)pull back the plastic trim that runs along the door entry.
4) pry up the black wire track top.
5) this gives you good easy access to a bundle of wires in that track.
6) cut away the electrical tape to spread open the wires inside.
7) find the skinny purple, and almost yellowish green wire.
8) splice in a 2 foot section of wire, and run it back to the green grounding bolt exposed in step one.
9) replace trim,

Posted on Oct 23, 2010

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