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  1. Adding a Glass-Break Alarm Sensor

    MK4
    Someone could smash your window, and your factory alarm won't go off (ask me how I learned!), because because the factory alarm system has a very limited scope of sensors. One way to detect glass break or any other loud attempt to break into your car is with an audio sensor wired into the alarm...
  2. Cheap Alarm Fix Golf GTI Mk4

    MK4
    So I joined this forumn because I found a way to save some people cash and frustration regarding the Alarm problems. If You have a MK4 Golf or GTI I can solve your Door lock module problems and show you how to set up a new keyless entry system and it will cost about $50 for you to complete it...
  3. Installed Aftermarket radio - alarm not working nor radio

    MK3
    Hello everyone, I have a 1994 VW Jetta III GL and I recently installed a Pioneer aftermarket radio. All wires are correct and it's grounded and the 10amp fuse isn't blown in the back of the radio. I checked all the car fuses, none are blown. Also the alarm stopped working. Would the alarm module...
  4. 97 Jetta GLS - Weird Alarm/Immobilizer Problem...

    MK3
    Hello all, newbie here...I have searched through the past threads on the subject but cant get a definitive answer to the problem we are having with our 97 Jetta GLS Basically the alarm goes off after driving and opening the door. The alarm seems to 'arm' itself when we are driving the car. I...
  5. VW Target for Thieves

    MK5
    Yesterday morning my car was broken into by having the driver’s door lock punched. The thieves left all the windows down and the tailgate open. The police (and auto-body repair guy) told me that they have seen alot of VW break-ins the past while. Thieves have found a way to bypass the alarm/shut...
  6. 2000 Beetle panic alarm keeps going on

    New Beetle
    My daughter has a newly acquired 2000 New Beetle. When she was starting the car tonight, the panic alarm went off. She waited 30 seconds for it to go off. Then it went on again several times when we tried to start the car. Pressing the red button on the key fob would not turn it off. Eventually...
  7. mk3 alarm and window demons

    MK3
    Hey all! New here as an actual member. I have an early 1999 Jetta Wolfsburg with 180,000 miles on it. Overall it has been a great car, that is until the other night. At first it started to "arm" the car while I was driving home from dinner. A few days later is started to be more persistent...
  8. Should I have an Alarm Remote?

    MK3
    Hello, How do I know if my car originally came with an alarm remote (for activating/deactivating the alarm)? It is a 1997 VW Golf Jazz edition. It has a little red blinky light next to the lock on the drivers side and chirps when I lock the car with the key. Should I have a remote? If so...
  9. mkIV golf alarm reset with manual key

    MK4
    hi, this seems like a really daft question with an obvious answer :/ but.. i locked my golf with the key fob which armed the alarm, the fob battery then died so now i cant open the car with the manual key without the alarm going off so how do i shut off the alarm with the manual key ?? thanks
  10. Installed new starter...then the car died

    MK3
    I installed a new starter on my 97 jetta. once i was done with that i hooked up the battery cables made sure everything was good crank the car...Car started and was running then suddenly the car died. I ask a some one that i knew they knew a little about jetta's and they told me that it has too...
  11. Intermittent Alarm issues '97 Golf

    MK3
    Hello, While I'm waiting for my ignition coil to hopefully get my '97 Golf "Jazz" edition back on the road, I thought I would lean to you guys for suggestions on an alarm issue. My Alarm type: My car does not have a keyless remote, I use the key to lock/unlock doors. When I lock them there's...
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