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#1 bfromcolo

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Posted 19 November 2003 - 12:23 PM

Was working on my 98 Outback and after reconnecting the battery the keyless remote receiver started continuously clicking. I was unable to stop this until I found the remote, locking and unlocking with remote got it to stop. Is there a way to stop this without the remote?

#2 1 Lucky Texan

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Posted 19 November 2003 - 04:21 PM

Try cycling the key from off to the full on (not start though) position 10 times, in fairly rapid succession. This is a bypass for not having a remote on some security systems. YMMV

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Posted 20 November 2003 - 09:00 PM

Ha, don't ya love that, did your parking lights blink too? I did the same thing with my 97 OBW and was very confused. There is one way to do it, although I think in the manual they suggest using the remote, but by that box that was clicking, around the hood release, or somewhere in that vacinity should be a button that is the bypass/remote programmer button. Before I got the factory security upgrade mine was zip tied behind the square keyless entry module(clicking box). That button should take care of your problems in the future.

#4 mbutkus

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Posted 20 November 2003 - 09:29 PM

Check your manual. My wife took the OB to the food store, only took the key. Locking the door will set the alarm, it went off and someone that owned a Subaru told her to cycle the key 4 times (check manual) alarm then goes off. This is to prevent someone cutting your battery connection and stealing the car.:banana:




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