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Alarm system on my 2013 VW Jetta 2.5SE is locked on and I. I…

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Alarm system on my...

Alarm system on my 2013 VW Jetta 2.5SE is locked on and I

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Has this ever happened before?

I can not start the engin.

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

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No the battery was dead and I chugged it.

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: VW
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VW Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 5 months ago
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VW Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 5 months ago

Hey how are you ,I will Try to Help you with This Issue

If the battery went dead the anti theft system seen it and triggered on, if all was working prior battery die we can reset it and should work again

use procedure below

Master Reset

1-Disconnect Both Battery Cables ,Positive & Negative .
2- Touch Cables With Each Other For 60 Secs ( this will take any residual power in the Harness to Reset the Vehicle Modules )
3- Wait 30 min
4- Close all doors and trunk
5- Reconnect Battery Positive First
6- Use The Key in The Driver Side Door
Lock Cylinder to Lock it & Unlock,IF You have only a Key Fob ,use it to lock and unlock
7- Enter vehicle and Start it .

if that did not work ',then we You will need a Capable Factory scanner or equivalent to Read the Fault codes in the Modules needed and based on these faults we can pull up a Pin Point Troubleshoot and be Accurate ,If you get the Faults Read ,post them back here for me and I can Help You Further on it & we be Accurate

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