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I have a 2002 dakota that i bought with no keys at all.so i…

I have a 2002...

I have a 2002 dakota that i bought with no keys at all.so i changed the bcm and pcm from a non security truck i did get the truck to run,i locked the doors and when i opened it up the alarm went off and lights stated flASHING/..IM ABLE TO STILL START THE TRUCK WITH THE ALARM GOING OFF ITS KEEPS RUNNING WITH THE ALARM GOING,,HJOW DO I SHUT THE LIGHTS AND HORN OFF,.,I HOPE THAT MAKES SENS

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? Have you checked the door switches?

WHEN I OPENED UP THE DOOR THATS WHEN THE ALARM WENT OFF...THE PASS DOOR LOCK IS MESSED CANET USE A KEYT

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Dakota yourself? What have you tried so far?

MYSELF\ ICHANGED THE BCM STEERING COLUMM AND PCM TO ALL NON SECRITY

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1/17/2018
Amedee
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Have you checked for codes in the computer?

May I start by getting your VIN?

Would you be willing to speak on the phone?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Not right now i cant 5alk..i dont have the vin handy at monent

Ok, no problem. May I start by getting your engine size?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
No codes have come up..the drivers door was changed also so the vin is on the door
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
No i dont want to talk on the phone and pay again
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
4.7 quad cab pd pw ps automatic 4x4

Thank you.

One moment please

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So you dont have a key fob or transmitter for the vehicle to turn off the alarm?

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Was the central timer module checked or replaced? It might just be as simple as that.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I chaned the bcm pcm and because I had no keys they got lost I change the BCM PCM in steering column 222 no security and the car starts and the truck starts but when I went to unlock the door the alarm went off in the truck still starts but the alarm goes the lights flash in the horn goes off I haven't checked the ctm

I would be willing to bet the CTM is faulty or there is a wiring issue to/from the CTM.

Here is a procedure you can use to disarm the alarm.

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With the doors closed and the key out of the ignition, ground the Light Green/Orange wire at the CTM. This is the disarm circuit that goes to the door disarm switches on the lock cylinders. Keeping this wire grounded will prevent the theft alarm from arming again.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Wat do you mean ground it..i read onlone that jus cut then

YES ground that wire.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
ehat do i cut the wire. And put wat end to ground..ordo i or do I just shave part of The Wire make it bare and put it to ground
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
With it still attached to the ctm
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I don't want to burn nothing up or mess it up
That is the signal wire into the module to turn off the alarm. Yes you can grounded and leave a grounded. You won’t hurt anything
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Do i cut it. From the ctm

YES sir.

But leave enough room or length or wire from the module to run it to a good ground.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
i cut it anf put the wirefrom module to ground..correct soory but im not a mechanic and need stuuff explained good..
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Wat do i do with the othr end of the wite

YES, you connect the wire to ground that goes to the CTM.

Just leave the other wire alone, dont do anything with it.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I did eat you said and it still going off

Ok, then the CTM is fault and will need to be replaced.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I didnt do it with the doors closed .im very big and unable to it like that
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Does that matter

You could re try it with the doors close.

If the problem remains, replace the CTM.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
You mean close the doorsthe hook up the wire
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Then hook up wire

YES

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I did that and will stay off but when i open the fdoor it goes off

Ok

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
would that be the ctm still
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Also when i gotoa junkyard to get a ctm does it have to besame year as mine with extras 4wd pw pd etc
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
motor size nd all

YES, it needs to be the same part number.

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