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My employee has a 98 that won't crank over. There is a

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My employee has a 98 that won't crank over. There is a flashing red light at the bottom of the dash to the right of the driver he says has never flashed before. I'm thinking alarm. ??
JA: What confuses you?
Customer: Is it the alarm and how do I defeat it ?
JA: Have you checked the battery's voltage?
Customer: Battery voltage is 13.1.
JA: Are you fixing your 98 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: It is sitting in front of my business and he is going to have it towed after work today. I'm just making sure it isn't something simple/stupid we could have caught before he incurs added expense.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  -Brad- replied 1 month ago.

Good afternoon and welcome to JustAnswer!!

My name is ***** ***** I have worked for a Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep dealership for 19 years and I will do my best to help.

I see you have a 1998 but it doesn't show what make and model... What kind of vehicle do you have and do you have a spare key to try?

Talk soon,

Brad