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Mongoose 5 Star alarm siren. Epic Fail!

It’s no secret that I have no respect the “5-star alarm” rating system. It sickens me to see that Mongoose and others are still plugging it. Everyone in the industry is aware that it is a misleading guide designed only to … Continue reading

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Mongoose MAP70

The MAP70 Series is part of the new generation of car alarms from Mongoose. Being a CAN-BUS alarm the MAP70  has the Cobra AK4615 and the Autowatch 695CAN to measure up to so it would be fair to assume that Mongoose … Continue reading

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Mongoose MAP80 Series

The MAP80 Series like most other Mongoose alarms comes with a heap of different model numbers. MAP80G, MAP80GNZ and MAP80S.  I’ll get around to explaining all the variants later but will first explain that the MAP80 Series is the Upgrade … Continue reading

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The biggest weakness with the old remote were the rubber buttons which would often wear out and didn’t really get on with finger nails! Personally I’ve carried out more repairs on the old M60 remote than any other alarm Continue reading

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A quick glance on Trade me shows how easy these are to purchase without qualified installation which is the main reason we get woken up at 3am by the neighbours car alarm going off for no apparent reason! Continue reading

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