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I have a Mitsubishi FTO. I go out and stop at where I am going, when I come back to my car it's a hit or miss as to whether it is going to start, the immobiliser kicks in and I cant start the car. It used to start after about 10-15 mins, its now taking up to about 4 hrs, Please help as I am now scared to go anywhere is case I am stuck there for 4 hours
Susan sometimes my fto won't start and i have to wait for about an hour. I have a autowatch 160RLi/T alarm immobiliser fitted would this be the problem please please can some one help
If you require a transponder in order to start the vehicle, it could be a few problems, could be the immobilizer transponder fob, or the immobilizer antenna, or even the immobilizer brain or relay. Few steps to tell, if the LED light doesn't go out for the immobilizer its the transponder fob. If the light does go out then it could be the antenna, brain or relay. These are the problem areas that can be diagnosed.
Posted on Jul 06, 2010
Get the alarm removed and have a decent brand fitted, autowatch are pretty poor, Cobra are a good brand, i had a company called Car-tel fit mine (freephone 0808 118 1545) and they give a lifetime guarantee on Cobra alarm/immobilisers, there's also the slim chance its not alarm related, have the old one took off and leave it a couple of weeks before you have the new one fitted just in case its a problem with the car!
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