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How to disable anti-theft on 06 kia spectra

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how to disable anti-theft on 06 kia spectra
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Cardoctor69 replied 6 years ago.
This is a factory unit?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
mechanic says anti theft is draining battery. need to disconnect it entirely.
Expert:  Cardoctor69 replied 6 years ago.
You can not disable a factory unit completely it will not allow the vehicle to start. Most common is a failing door switch or hood switch.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.

it is the factory unit. is the door switch the same as door interior lite switch?

Expert:  Cardoctor69 replied 6 years ago.
Yes correct if the interior light ever stays on with the door closed the this is the issue.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
thank you, XXXXX XXXXX been veery helpful.
Expert:  Cardoctor69 replied 6 years ago.
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