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post #1 of 4 Old Nov 21st, 2009, 10:54 am Thread Starter
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Black things that are for alarm but not the remote

Hi my 2001 has an alarm fob and too "dongles" that you place over the led light ?
all my seem to do is make the led flash slightly faster but what do they do and how do you do it ?
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Hi my 2001 has an alarm fob and too "dongles" that you place over the led light ?
all my seem to do is make the led flash slightly faster but what do they do and how do you do it ?
IIRC they are just another way to deactivate the alarm instead of the remote.

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Re: Black things that are for alarm but not the remote

On my '01, it takes a little fiddling, but if you cover the LED at just the right angle for a few seconds, it will deactivate the alarm and immobilizer just as if you had pushed the FOB button.

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I think I need to practice my fiddling !
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