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The battery was taken out of the viper remote, now I can't get it to communicate with the car to lock,unlock start.

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  • ALOM Dec 15, 2008

    hi i have this same problem, i own a vauxhall bertone with a state of the art viper system that has all the bells and whistles, but the car wont communicate with the remote anymore, the remote constantly played that start-up melody for some reason, think something was loose inside, i then changed the battery and its just buggered up, checked all the manuels and couldnt find any help, get a green light that flashes every time i press a button but get no joy, i thought these guys were the best for alarms, did i waste £600??? please help, tried all the obvious fixes like disconnecting the batt, no luck, girfriend threw box and reciepts away last month, i am one unlucky bleeder, i am also living in handsworth wood , so if anyone lives in that vicinity knows what thats like with sticky fingered tWocers, so having a kitted out bertone thats worth £30k is worrying. please hellllllp!

  • michybaby4 Jan 06, 2009

    i let the remote start remote battery die on accident and now my car wont respond right to the remote start or locks on the car. the car will start but it wont stay started. what can i do

  • blporteous Feb 07, 2009

    I have the 5900 SST on my 79 Trans Am. I left for the day, came back home, and now my remote wont communicate with the car. The alarm is stuck on armed. Any suggestions????

  • goldengirl_4
    goldengirl_4 Jul 15, 2013

    I have never taken the battery out. It's only 2 months old. Just had it installed. I think I did something wrong with the remote once and now the chirps have been turned off. I noticed the valet light doesn't blink anymore too. Had to be owner error.


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Put the key in the ignition turn in two clicks. Take the key out hold down the program/valet button on the remote start then hit the unlock button on the remote.

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Take $40.00 dollars to best buy and have one of there techs reprogram the remote takes all of 10 mins to reprogram. enjoy

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