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Unread 04-06-2015, 04:50 PM   #1
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Need help identifying this object in jeep

Just bought a new jeep and this is bolted to the bottom of the driver side area under the steering wheel. It looks to be wired into something else that has a small dial with "min - max" on it. I'm thinking an alarm system, but what is this thing in the first picture. it has no buttons, switches, or anything.

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Unread 04-06-2015, 08:11 PM   #2
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Thinking alarm also, dial may be for sensitivity setting?
Check the wires it ties into against the FSM
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That relay doesn't look factory either.
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Unread 04-11-2015, 05:30 PM   #4
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After market amp & Sub? gain control for Amp?
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Unread 04-11-2015, 08:10 PM   #5
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I'm thinking glass break sensor for an alarm.
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Unread 04-13-2015, 11:37 AM   #6
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I traced everything over the weekend and it's definitely an installed alarm system. When I started unplugging everything, the jeep would no longer start due to an ignition interlock. I'm guessing the small device in the front is a valet override or something.
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Unread 04-13-2015, 03:30 PM   #7
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Depending on the type of system you have, a lot of the brands use the flashing red light as a valet button.

That looks like a glass sensor (or maybe a shock sensor) as someone else mentioned, and it's attached to the system sensitivity control. Pretty standard stuff.
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