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Old 04-10-2008
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I am about to cut the connection to my horn.

On my 97 XLT the alarm will just go off for no reason about 4 times a day it is really making me angry because I can't lock my doors or it will randomly go off.

Anyone know what could be causing this? and I know I am not pushing the panic button for sure

and it is the factory alarm system
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Old 04-10-2008
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there is probably a ground in it
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Old 04-10-2008
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change the batteries in your key fob remote.
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Old 04-10-2008
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Check to switches for the doors and hood.

I've had the hood switch go out a couple times, more than likely because I let my hood slam down instead of gently closing it.
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Old 04-10-2008
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Originally Posted by kevinsranger View Post
change the batteries in your key fob remote.
this is the problem, i had it happen to me.
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Old 05-05-2008
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same problem....i changed my key fob battery and it is still acting crazy and ideas????
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