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Panic button My panic alarm on my van has gone off 3 times tonight. My remote battery died about 2 weeks ago. It goes off, and then stops after about 3 minutes. It's 11:30 pm and I'm afraid it will keep doing it all night. I don't know how to stop it.

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  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2009

    Our van had the same problem, but in addition to the alarm going off, it wouldn't start after replacing the battery. I followed your advice and that fixed the alarm. Leaving the key on and resetting the alarm switch fixed the starting problem.

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The alarm may be in "stolen" mode already. what you can do is that you can switch the key into ON position and open the hood, remove the negative terminal from the battery and reconnect after two minutes. this will give the alarm time to reboot and recognized that you have the key to this vehicle.

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