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My car alarm everytime i push the unlock botton to deactivate it, the lights start flashing and wont stop untill i disconect the batery. what can it be ? the alarm is universal.

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Hi i'm an audio installer in calgary,
i would check a couple thing's. first off see if you can find the manual or an online manual were it may have some trouble shooting ideas specific to your model of alarm but my first guess is under the dash you will find a little black box (the alarms brain) and if you look you will find a black ground wire follow this wire to were ever it is attached on the frame as it may be rusted or loose. with out knowing you make or model this is the best advise i can give :) good luck!

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