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alarm going off for no reason

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by vorsprung dork, May 22, 2011.

  1. vorsprung dork
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    just bought an a3 1.9 130 2 door of my brother yesterday! he has owend the car for over a year and has not suffered this problem! problem is when you lock the car the alarm sounds anywhere between 15 mins to 2 hours after i lock it! i have removed 2 magic trees from the rear grab handles! i have cleaned all of the grease of the bonnet catch an checked the micro switch is connecting and cleaned th connection block i have checked that the rear wiper motor is not leaking! i have removed all lose or hanging items from the car can anybody help please!
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    Does it give four short pips when you have left it for a while and go to start it? Fair chance it could be the rechargeable battery in the alarm siren.
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    no mate it doesnt! wish it did then i could get to the bottom of it! its doing my brain in! thanks anyway!
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    its a feckin spider!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! found his web but i aint found him yet! when i do am going to feed him to the flys!
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    haha! he must be a beast to set your alarm off! pics when you find him! burn the biatchh!
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