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1997 Toyota Avalon Question: Factory car alarm is stopping my car from starting

 

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Ready B, 3.0L V6, Houston, TX, October 06, 2009, 10:35
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my factory alarm, i have to keep taking off the negative cable post just to reset the alarm and start the car. How do I locate the alarm and disconnect it.

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, October 07, 2009, 13:24
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    If the alarm is preventing the car from starting then unplugging the alarm module will create the problem you are trying to fix. It will be best to try and fix the problem since the alarm is integrated into the vehicle, trying to disable it will possibly cause other problems.

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