Category Archives: Remote Engine Start

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Holden Colorado Alarm Upgrade

The current generation Holden Colorado (released in 2012) comes with a factory alarm system and is becoming quite a popular option for tradies. The factory alarm which works with the Holden flip key covers the doors and the bonnet, but … Continue reading

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Remote Start with Manual Transmission

How do you prevent remote starting a car that is in gear? I’m sure I don’t need to explain the potential dangers of having a car remote start when in gear so I’ll get straight to the point. If you … Continue reading

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Remote Engine Start FAQ

Frequently asked questions regarding remote start systems. Below are some of the most common questions I get asked. Feel welcome to comment or contact me if you have any questions that are not covered here and I’ll do my best … Continue reading

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Viper 5906V Remote Start Alarm

The 5906V is the top of the line remote start alarm system from Viper. Whilst the basic unit is still the same as that found on the 5606V, 5806V, and 5706V it has more features thanks to the 2-Way OLCD … Continue reading

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Viper 5606V, 5806V & 5706V Remote Start Alarms

I’m going to squeeze all three of these remote start systems into the one review as they are all basically the same product, just with different remote options. The 5606V comes with just a single one way remote which the … Continue reading

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Bumble Bee gets a double snake combo

Last week the following email landed in my inbox: “hiya im looking for a talking car alarm. is this something you do” The car was a 2010 Chevrolet Camaro which comes with a basic factory alarm and remote engine start. … Continue reading

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BATRAM – Darkness and Lights

What has impressed me most about THE BATRAM is the attention to detail that has been put into the truck. Carl has stopped at nothing to create what I’d say is the Ultimate show car. Continue reading

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BATRAM Activated

I’ve never really been a fan of talking car alarms, most of the ones I have played with have been of the cheap and nasty variety that sound similar to an Asian man doing a bad Stephen Hawkins impersonation. Continue reading

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BATRAM Remote Engine Start

The install needless to say was quite involved and Carl had plenty of optional extras which he wanted adding. I’ll save most of them for another post, in the mean time here’s a video of the BATRAM being remote started. Continue reading

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