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93 Jeep Grand Cherokee: I disable the security system

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How can I disable the...
How can I disable the security system on my 93 Jeep Grand Cherokee--I'm desparate!
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Jeep
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Jeep Mechanic: Don - Mo Lurch, Mechanic replied 8 years ago
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You can only Disable the Factory Alarm System while the vehicle engine is running.

Start Engine & remove Alarm Relay located under the Glove Box:

 

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You can also DisArm Alarm by locating the VIOLET / YELLOW wire in the Driver Kick Panel / Door Boot.
Connect one end of a piece of wire to the VIOLET / YELLOW wire.
Connect the other end of the piece of wire to Ground (chassis)
This will DisArm the Factory Alarm until the wire is removed.

 

 

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Good advice, but we can't get the engine running because the alarm is engaged! Is the Alarm Relay under the glove box by the heater fan?
Jeep Mechanic: Don - Mo Lurch, Mechanic replied 8 years ago

 

Did you see the last instructions to DisArm??

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Yes. I take it that the engine can be off to disarm it in that way then?
Jeep Mechanic: Don - Mo Lurch, Mechanic replied 8 years ago

 

Yes, the DisArm procedure can be done regardless


If the Alarm is active now, try:

 

Be sure the Battery is fully charged.
Disconnect the Positive Battery Cable.
Open Driver Door & LEAVE Open.
Turn Ignition Switch to On position & LEAVE On.
Reconnect Positive Battery Cable
Horn may sound for a few seconds

Wait & then start engine

 

 

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