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Car alarm

I keep getting a message saying "Alarm system requires service" when I turn on the ignition,for ten seconds, then it goes out and the car runs fine. If I stop the engine and restart without using the alarm I do not get the message.

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  • jcole9500 Aug 21, 2008

    Thanks for trying but when you tell me to get out of the car I can not untill I use the remote key fob to unlock the doors, so in this case the alarm does not go off.

    Many thanks, coley.

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Try this:
1.Get in the car
2. Closw the door
3. Disable the alarm sensor
4. Activate the alarm
5. Wait 30-35 sec
6. Get out of the car
7. Stop the alaram
8. Get in the car
9. Put the key on the position II, without starting the engine
10. Push the button READ

The alarm led must blink. Then you alarm is reset.
Sorry but my english is not very good, i'm from Romania, i hope you understand

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