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Unread 05-06-2013, 02:26 PM   #1
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weak battery setting off alarm?

did some searching but couldn't find the answer i was looking for. will a weak battery in the jeep or in the remote cause the alarm to go off? mine just went off twice in the past 10 minutes without me touching anything.

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Unread 05-06-2013, 03:56 PM   #2
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The wires in the doors are known to become brittle and cause shorts. The alarm system is controlled by something in the driver door ( I forget what its called) in my experience a bad battery plus a short caused alarm and locking issues.
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Unread 05-06-2013, 04:06 PM   #3
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any easy way to fix it?
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Unread 05-06-2013, 04:15 PM   #4
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Pull the door panel and replace the wiring
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Unread 05-06-2013, 09:14 PM   #5
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thanks
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