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My car alarm won't let me start my car or do anything. The…

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Hi my car alarm...

Hi my car alarm won't let me start my car or do anything. The car aLarm number is *****

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?

Yes I need to know how to bypass the factory alarm.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your VW?

97 golf

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

Yes I'm trying to.

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VW Mechanic: Matt, Engineer replied 8 months ago
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Hello

there's a couple of plugs to jump, see the attached images - on the plug with 2 red wires then use a 30A fuse so the starter works

there's a lot more detail info this blog post

http://faculty.ccp.edu/faculty/dreed/Campingart/jettatech/alarmcentralhelp/alarmhelp2.htm

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