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I installed a remote starter for a car but it wont remote start

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In order to properly install a remote starter in a car, you need to carefully follow the installation instructions to prevent damage to the vehicle's computer system. Mechanical skills are also necessary to remove interior panels of the vehicle, run wires and make wiring connections.
Start the vehicle and check all lights and switches to ensure that all systems are in working order.
Open the remote starter kit and read all instructions. Make sure you understand the instructions before you begin.
Remove the panel under the steering wheel and locate the wires to connect the remote starter. Standard connections are power, starter, ignition and accessories such as power locks, temperature controls, radio and alarm system. Disconnect the vehicle battery. Use caution while doing this.Connect the remote starter wires to the proper vehicle wires. Depending on the vehicle and the wiring, connections may consist of more than two wires. Use relays when connecting more than two wires. Reconnect the battery and test the remote starter. Most probably its a connection fault.Check the voltage at the remote starter wires where you have connected.It should show exact 12 volts.If less then that its not connected properly.If more then 12 volts then the wires are not connected to their proper positions.If no voltage then wires are loose or not connected.Re-check and re-try.It will start.
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  • ksluder12098 Jul 15, 2010

    Everything is connected right I would presume. Could it be possible a door trigger that isn't connected the problem? The alarm works but it just wont start with the button. It starts regularly but that is it. Also the car is a 1990 Plymouth Acclaim LE 4 door Sedan. The alarm/starter is Aftermarket Generation brand. I checked all of the wires and just can not figure out the problem. Could it be the door switch?

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