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I have a 2005 rx8 my factory alarm is going off I

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I have a 2005 rx8 my factory alarm is going off I disconnected the horn and went dead I got a battery but the key didn't work with the new battery. So I need to know if there is another way to shut it off. So I can have a horn and signals. Thank you
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  Ron replied 1 year ago.

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Unlocking the door by using the key should disarm the system. If not, there may be a faulty door lock link or a key cylinder switch input to the keyless entry control module. Have you tried unlocking the door with the key?