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Old 06-27-2012, 12:44 PM
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help please!

my remote got wet at the beach. when i went to unlock my car afterwards it didnt respond. so i opened the doors manually. now the alarm goes off while driving. i had the remote looked at....and they said its good but i have an electrical issue....can i reset my alarm...or do i need an expert......
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Old 08-10-2012, 09:28 PM
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Old 08-13-2012, 10:50 AM
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Old 08-25-2012, 04:25 PM
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Old 08-27-2012, 09:28 AM
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Thanks to this site I have managed to find out about and fix on my own the ambient air sensor, shock caps (which i never had on my car), bleed screw problem with overheating, and now this stupid alarm problem.....turns out i just needed to reprogram my remote, which i did and it now functions properly...thanks for all the help....this site is the best!!!!
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