Category Archives: Alarm Remotes

Alarm won’t disarm!

There is never a good time for your alarm to fail, but this mornings job was one of the most classic… The phone rings, my distressed customer is a courier driver and her van is illegally parked on Willis Street … Continue reading

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TX-90 & TX-90T remote controls

The original TX-90T remote was easy to identify due to it’s LED colour which was blue. It worked well but for some reason Australian alarm manufactures Dynamco (Cyclops) have decided to dabble and change the LED to green. To make … Continue reading

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Ford Falcon BA/BF Compatible Remote Control

If you have a Ford Falcon BA or BF Model and need a replacement remote control then I now have them in stock. They are super easy to code and will work if your Falcon was manufactured between 2002-2010. BA … Continue reading

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Autowatch PIN codes

If you need a replacement Autowatch remote then you’ll need to know your alarms over-ride pin number as Autowatch systems use it to prevent unauthorised remote cloning. The pin number will allow the car to start in the event of … Continue reading

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Viper Replacement Remote Controls

If you are after a replacement remote for your Viper alarm then I will need to know the Remote Part Number (RPN) as Viper have produced a huge number of remote controls over the years and many look alike, yet … Continue reading

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Autowatch remote batteries

How to change the batteries in your Autowatch peanut remote The Autowatch 225000 (AKA peanut remote) takes 2 CR1220 coin type batteries. These last for about 3 years with normal use. The back of the case with have either N4086, 225-000, … Continue reading

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Know how your alarm works

With the summer holidays fast approaching now seems the perfect time to refresh yourself on how your alarm works. This way you won’t get stuck if you lose your remote. Most alarms and immobilisers have either a over-ride PIN number, or … Continue reading

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Ultra Start 450 remote

Recently I’ve had a number of SS450 remote controls fail. Whilst Steal Shield have replaced them all under warranty it has still been a pain for both for my customers and myself. I’m not sure if it was simply a … Continue reading

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Cobra 3 button remote now available.

I’ve finally got my hands on a 3 button Cobra remote today and am please to say that it works with the (now discontinued) AK4147 which I have on the Honda Beat. The AKG198 and a version of the AK4138. The remote … Continue reading

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Mazda 3 Keyless Entry Remotes

Today I installed a KE11 (Keyless Entry System) into a 2010 Mazda 3 (Axela). The KE11 remote controls share the same case (not internals) as some other Mazda cars so look the part. They are also (in my opinion) the … Continue reading

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