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Experience:  Cert. Dodge & Chrysler Warnty, Heavy Line Mech, Mobile Electronics. Sales, Installation & Repair for 30 years
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Was installing a plug n play remote start in my 2015

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was installing a plug n play remote start in my 2015 challenger rt plus and the bypass module wouldnt program so i put everything back to original and the car wont start-it says to push in the clutch and it has an A8 trans.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 1 year ago.

what brand & Model Number Remote Start did you use?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Distal ink ADS-CH7
It has a T harness that plugs into the back of the push to start button and a can high and can low wire and I also connected the RAP shutdown wire to the purple wire on the white 48 pin connector at the BCM
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 1 year ago.

thank you for the added info..........
IF you connected the CH7 & it did not Program (which is unusual for ADS) then this could have locked the BCM & use of Dealer Scan Tool is needed to Test & Reprogram
I have never had an issue with ADS or any of the Plug & Play Remote Starts
IF you have removed ALL the ADS wiring & Modules, then disconnected the Negative Battery & Positive Battery Cables & "briefly" touched them together, then reconnected to Reset & the vehicle does not start, this is a computer issu
Be sure Vehicle is not in Security Mode.
Close Hood & All Doors
Lock & wait a minute then Unlock & try starting

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no luck...do they program the BCM thru the OBDII plug ?
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 1 year ago.

yes.......use of Dealer Scan Tool is needed

apprx 1 hour labor

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
thanks !
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 1 year ago.

Not trying to sound like a salesman for ADS, but I have been installing theirs & OMEGA Products for over 30 years & very seldom do I have a return

THANK YOU

Thanks for using J/A

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
me to -i have been installing for 12years and never had problems like this before-luckily this is my car !I install compustar remote starts and use either idatalink or fortin bypass modules.
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 1 year ago.

Compustar (I believe) have their own Plug & Play for this, but it is made by IDATA / ADS

Hope all goes good on your (NICE, my fav) car

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