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Owner's Manual
Keyless Entry Upgrade
Security System
Remote Vehicle Control System
IMPORTANT NOTE: The operation of the keyless upgrade system as
described in this manual is applicable to most vehicles. However, due to
the engine type and configuration of some vehicles (i.e. diesel engines),
some functions AND/OR SAFETY PRECAUTIONS may not apply. Please
see your installing dealer for more information.
03/07/03
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Table of Contents
Features and Benefits .............................................................. 3
System Functions .................................................................. 4-5
Arming the system
When Your Security System is Triggered
The Interior Status Indicator
Basic Troubleshooting .............................................................. 6
Emergency Disarm Button Location
Installer Programmed Options
Emergency Disarm Procedure ................................................ 7
Code Alarm Warranty Plan ...................................................... 8
FCC COMPLIANCE
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC rules and with RSS-210 of Industry
Canada. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
1. This device may not cause harmful interference, and
2. This device must accept any interference received, including any interference that
may cause undesired operation.
Warning!
Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for
compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
Features and Benefits
Keyless Integration
The upgrade security system utilizes your factory keyless entry
remote controls and adds a complete vehicle security system while
retaining factory functions.
All Entrances Protected
Opening any door or entrance protected by the security system
triggers the vehicle’s horn and flashes the vehicle parking lights.
Starter Disable
The upgrade security system protects your vehicle from theft by
disabling the starter when the system is armed.
IT-sTM Interior Theft Sensor
This patented sensor uses infra-red technology to reliably detect
vehicle impact associated with attempted intrusion. The IT-sTM
sensor guards against vehicle body damage, and theft car
equipment (such as airbags) and personal belongings.
Interior Status Indicator
The bright-red warning light is an effective visual deterrent to a
would-be thief.
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System Functions
Existing Keyless Entry or Security Remote
Arming the Security System
To arm the system, exit the vehicle, close all doors, then press* the
LOCK button on your Keyless Entry Remote Control. After 15
seconds parking lights will flash once, indicating the system is
armed. The status indicator (red warning light on the dash) will blink
steadily, once per second.
To force ARMING press LOCK twice on the remote. The unit will
arm immediately
Disarming the Security System
To disarm the system, press the UNLOCK button on your Keyless
Entry Remote Control. The siren will chirp and the parking lights will
flash once.
Attempted Intrusion Identification
If the horn chirps four times when disarming, this indicates that the
system was triggered in your absence. The status indicator will also
flash rapidly. Perform the following operation to determine the protected
zone that triggered the system:
After disarming, press the emergency override button.
The siren will chirp to indicate
the cause of the alarm trigger:
1 chirp IT-s Interior Theft Sensor
2 chirps Door
3 chirps Hood
4 chirps Trunk/Optional Sensors
5 chirps Ignition was turned on
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System Functions (cont.)
To enter valet mode:
With the key, turn the ignition on, then turn off 3 times within 5 seconds.
To exit Valet mode:
With the key, turn the ignition on, then turn off 3 times within 5 seconds.
When Your Security System is Triggered
The uipgrade security system will trigger if one of the following events
occurs while the system is armed:
• Any protected entrance is opened
• The vehicle ignition is turned on
• The vehicle is jolted hard enough to signal the impact detector
Once the alarm is triggered, the siren (or horn) sounds and the
vehicle parking lights flash for 30 seconds. The system will then rearm, awaiting the next intrusion attempt. To stop the siren while
keeping the alarm armed and doors locked: press the LOCK button
(on the Keyless Entry Remote) while the system is triggered.
The Interior Status Indicator
The Status Indicator is a high-intensity red light mounted in a visible
location on the vehicle dashboard. This red light gives a visual
indication of the alarm system’s state of operation. Note the chart below:
If the Status Indicator is...
....then the Security System
Off
is disarmed
Flashing Slowly
is armed
Flashing Very Quickly
was triggered in your absence
(see Attempted Intrusion ID - page 4)
Flashing Intermittently
(2 flashes, off, 2 flashes)
is in Valet mode
On (not flashing)
is in Pre-arm mode
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Basic Troubleshooting
This section outlines some of the basic issues you may experience
while becoming used to the upgrade security system . If you have a
problem that is not covered by this section, please consult your installer.
Sy m p t o m
Pr o b l em
So l u t i o n
Remote control does
not work
Weak or dead batter y
Change batter y
Door or other
entrance is open
Close entrance
Cour tesy light is on
Turn cour tesy light off
System is in Valet
mode
Turn off Valet mode
(page 5)
System will not arm
Emergency Disarm Procedure
If your remote control is lost or fails to function, use this procedure to
disarm the upgrade security system and start your vehicle.
1. Use the keys to enter the vehicle.
The alarm will sound once the door is opened.
2. Insert the key into the ignition and turn to the ON position.
3. Locate and press the emergency override button.
The alarm will turn off and then you will be able to
start your vehicle.
Your Emergency Disarm Button is located:
CODE-ALARM, INC. 3-YEAR WARRANTY
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A CODE System INC. (“CODE”) vehicle security system sold to a retail consumer
purchaser by an authorized dealer of CODE and installed by an authorized dealer of CODE
is warranted by CODE to the original retail consumer purchaser to be free from defects in
workmanship and materials for 3 years from when the security system was originally
installed.
A CODE vehicle security system sold to a retail consumer purchaser by an authorized
dealer of CODE and installed by a party other than an authorized dealer of CODE is warranted
by CODE to the original retail consumer purchaser to be free from defects in workmanship
and materials for a period of ninety (90) days. Defects caused by or related to the
improper installation of the security system are not covered by this or any other warranty.
The duration of this warranty described above applies to all components of the security system
except for: switches, indicator lights, transmitter(s) and accessories purchased separately.
Transmitters, exclusive of the transmitter case, are warranted by CODE to the original
retail consumer purchaser to be free from defects in workmanship and materials for 3
years from when the security system was originally installed.
Switches, indicator lights, and transmitter cases are warranted to the original consumer
purchaser for a period of one (1) year from the date of purchase when the system is
installed by an authorized CODE dealer.
Switches, indicator lights, and transmitter cases are warranted to the original consumer
purchaser for a period of ninety (90) days from the date of purchase when the system is
installed by a party other than an authorized CODE dealer.
Security system accessories are covered by the warranty supplied with the accessory.
Wiring harnesses altered by installation and transmitter batteries are not covered by this
or any other warranty.
This warranty is non-transferable, non-assignable and is completely voided when the
security system is removed from the car in which it was originally installed. If the vehicle
in which the security system was originally installed in is transferred to another party, this
warranty no longer applies.
This warranty does not apply to any product damaged by accident, physical or electrical
abuse, improper installation, alteration, any use contrary to its intended function,
unauthorized service (i.e. service by anyone other than CODE or its authorized service
personnel), fire, flood, lightning or other acts of God.
Should a product be found to be defective during the warranty duration, CODE will repair
or replace the product or any part of the product that CODE agrees is defective without
charge to the retail consumer purchaser of the product during the first year of the
warranty period. After the first year of the warranty period has expired CODE will repair or
replace the product or any part of the product that CODE agrees is defective for a fee of
$10.00 to cover shipping and handling charges.
In order for a product to be repaired or replaced under the terms of this warranty, the
defective product must be returned to an authorized CODE dealer and accompanied by a
copy of the original retail sales receipt. The date of purchase and year, make and model
of the vehicle in which the security system was originally installed in must be clearly
indicated on the sales receipt.
CODE shall not be held responsible for any removal and/or reinstallation charges of a
defective product, damage to or theft of the vehicle or its contents, or any incidental or
consequential damages caused by any failure of the product to function properly. Under no
circumstances should this warranty, or product covered by it, be construed as an insurance
policy against loss. CODE neither assumes nor authorizes any person or organization to make
ANY WARRANTIES or assume any liability in connection with the sale, installation, or use of
this product. This is the complete CODE warranty and no other warranty exists.
The warranty identified in this form is exclusive and CODE makes no other warranties
expressed or implied for any goods or services provided by CODE. CODE specifically and
expressly excludes any other warranties including the fitness for a particular purpose and
all warranties of merchantability. The customers sole and exclusive remedy for any and all
claims against CODE arising out to the customers use of any CODE vehicle security
system or component shall be as delineated in the warranty set forth above. CODE shall
not be liable to any customer or any other person or entity for any direct or indirect,
consequential, special or exemplary damages arising out of or in connection with the
customers use of, or inability to use, or misuse of any CODE provided product.
Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential
damages, so the above limitation may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific
legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state.
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