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Re: Crazed Alarm System
In reply to my question, the Hon. Andrew Duane sent:
> > After replacing the lock link on the driver's door handle of my 1990
> > 200, the alarm system has become crazed.
> > Often, it does not DIS-arm when entering the car. Sometimes if the
> > car is not locked, and I exit and re-enter, it goes off from that
> > entry.
> In addition to the lock mechanism itself, there is an electrical
> switch that controls the alarm. Perhaps it is slightly out of
> alignment, so that it doesn't always connect when you turn the key.
> If the passenger door works OK all the time, this is the problem.
That's probably it. Is the swtch activated by a toothed half-moon
shaped mechanism which interlocks with the lock ring on the back end
of the lock cylinder? If so, I know which one it is....do you have
suggestions on specific adjustment??
YAR! I gotta take the $*I%^%* door panel out again to get at
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