Category Archives: Alarm Remotes

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 both the AK4615 CAN-BUS alarm as well as the now discontinued AK4147 which I have on the Honda Beat. … 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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Cobra Toyota Remote

Do you own a Toyota? Then you really are spoilt for choice when it comes to Cobra alarms and the little details that make them the best choice for your security requirements. Upgrade alarms These work using the existing Toyota … Continue reading

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Mystery car thefts (USA)

Had this video sent to me this morning so thought I’d share it (thanks Nick). Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Anyone remember my remote cloning post back in October 2010? Whilst I’m not … Continue reading

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Replacement Alarm Remote Controls

What is needed to get a replacement remote? First off you need to be in New Zealand. I’m happy to help those of you outside of Wellington, but do not offer international shipping. Next I need to know which make … Continue reading

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