Question about 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

2 Answers

I need to know if the alarm system on a 1997 vw jetta need to have a key pad. we think the system came with the car and is not aftermarket!

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 869 Answers

Yes its a deafult piece in ur jetta. but do cross check with ur dealer once.

Posted on Apr 14, 2011

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 83 Answers

Call a volkswagen dealer try unlocking the driver door with the original key or turning the ignition to on. goodluck

Posted on Mar 11, 2011

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

1997 jetta didnt have key so hot wired, ran fine for few days and just wont start now , why?


The 97 Jetta has a built in security system and if you hot wire anything it interferes with it and will shut the car down and will not start again. Un hook the battery and wait 5 mins and then hook it back up. The alarm might go off so use the key to turn it off and then try to start the car. That should fix it and if not I cannot fix it without seeing it. Sorry and hope that it works for you. It has happened to me when I switched out my stereo with an aftermarket one.

Jun 19, 2014 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

1 Answer

97 vw jetta wont start.


I have a 96 jetta What type of noise ? Could it be the solenoid on the starter ?

Aug 10, 2012 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

1 Answer

1997 Jetta alarm activates when I put the key in the ignition and turn. Beeps similar to when the car is being locked and the mini door alarm light activates so it is, in fact, setting the alarm which will...


I have this all the time what i tell the customer is let me remove the alarm system . The activation is in the door lock which always breaks by the way and people get stranded. Do this its the only way I can describe it when the alarm goes off. find the horn it will top section on driver side. Okay found it.take the single wire out it will disable the horn. but you will still have a horn not a alarm horn so we are still safe. now. find the starter there is a single wire that connects to the solenoid splice into that wire route that wire into the driver section and get another wire and attach it to the battery positive terminal all you will need now is a push button starter with the alarm on or off all you need to do is stick the key on if it doesnt crank then use you push button starter. that easy. or easy yet do you know where the starter relay is cross connect it and you defeated the alarm I do this for my customer VW alarm problem there are ways to defeat it and a few know how its cost too much doing the whole door thing and not worth it VW know there alarm sucks and people give up on it

Apr 22, 2011 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

1 Answer

I have put a new battery in my key fob on a 02 vw passat now it wont work can you help ???


hi.
without knowing more about the alarm system (manufacturers or aftermarket etc) specific halp is awkward.
most aftermarket systems do not need the fob to be re-linked to the car.
most manufacturers systems that need to be re-linked can be done by turning on the ignition and then holding the button on the key fob for a second or two.

i would really need to know more about the alarm system before i could give any more advice

Feb 28, 2011 | 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue

1 Answer

After changing the battery in a 97 vw jetta the alarm went when the conectin was made to the new battery how do you turn off the alarm?


Connect the battery and press the button on the key fob. If that does not work, try starting the car.

Nov 20, 2010 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

1 Answer

I have a 97 vw jetta, alarm goes off and can't start car. It will not turn over


reset alarm/immobiliser system......if you dont know how get back..

Sep 09, 2010 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

1 Answer

Alarm system goes off and car won't start.


check the ground off the battery to the car and the statrer

Aug 30, 2009 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

1 Answer

1997 vw jetta security system


If you have an after market system on your car,Yes it can be removed and your troubles probably will go.If it ias factory I would go to the dealer even if you dont want to.your jetta can not be worked on by everyone.

Jul 23, 2009 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

1 Answer

I have a 1997 VW Jetta GL. I disconnected the


Reconnect starting with positive then negative.

Jul 19, 2009 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

2 Answers

Have a VW jetta 1997. Alarm disable


try putting your key in the passenger side door and turning it

May 17, 2009 | 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

Not finding what you are looking for?
1997 Volkswagen Jetta Logo

127 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Volkswagen Experts

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75005 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

7710 Answers

Are you a Volkswagen Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...