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I have moved into a new house with no code Whilst stripping

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I have moved into a new house with no code Whilst stripping wall paper the tamper has started constantly beeping
JA: What's the exact make and model of your printer, and can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: The alarm is a c&K securitech I think a 800L
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: About 10 mins I've removed the cover and tried replacing it
JA: Anything else you want the security expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Home Security Systems
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, thank you for contacting My name is Russell. I will do my best to provide the right answer to your question.

You will need a code for the security system, to disable the alarm beep, or to reset the tamper alarm status. Do you have such a code?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi no I moved to the property and the alarm was in with no code given
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If possible I would just disable it for the night
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 year ago.

Will you want to simply disable the alarm system altogether?

Or would you like to try entering default codes?: try these if so







any one of those might work.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is there a risk the alarm will go off with guess codes?
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 year ago.

No, no risk, really. It will just say, 'invalid' or something, but won't sound an alarm.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Doesn't seem to be any default number
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 year ago.



which is the default engineer code.

If it accept that, let me know and stop there.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Nope not that either
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 year ago.

Then you may have to disable the alarm system by rough measures, with a wire clippers, or similar means.

Have you located the main alarm system box, as opposed to the keypad (which is not always the same unit by any means.) If so, do you have a key to open it with?