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Electrical Alarm enabled, engine will not start and the key I have does not have the alarm system controls. How do I disable the alarm and get the car to start back up?

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  • barawah Jul 21, 2008

    I spoke with the fellow I bought the jeep from, electrical problems of all sorts. At any rate the solution for this problem, until I can resolve the electrical issues I'm having was to unlock the jeep from the passenger side door. As soon as I turned the key in the passenger side door the lights went out, I turned on the ignition and the engines ran just fine. I took it for a spin around the block and all is well. Thank you for your interest and assistance in my little ordeal. Jeep lovers rocks!

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My door locks quit working checked fuse and is ok. My dome light and memory voltage to my radio in not present. could I hafe a fuseable link problem. Thanks Jon zjondon@yahoo.com

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Go inside the vehicle,dont put key in ignition, leave driver's door open, press the auto lock button on the driver's door, now close door while you are inside and watch on the dash the alarm enable itself, once it stops flashing open the door, this will set off the alarm, lights flashing horn blowing. Now take the key and put it in the drivers door and turn the key to stop the alarm. Now start you vehicle. If you want you can take the glove box apart to get to the vehicle security module to remove it. Dont unplug it unless the vehicle is running (must be running due to back up on computer) unplug the module and you will never have another problem with the security again and it does not effect your powerlocks.

Posted on Jul 21, 2008

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