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Firthy
Silverstone


Joined: 09 Dec 2007
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2002 Porsche 996 Turbo

PostPosted: Mon Jan 11, 2010 3:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wizard, I was unable to turn the alarm off so the switches would not work. Don't ask me why, I tried everything to try turn it off. Charged up the battery and now everything works fine. Coathanger route had to be used in the end!!

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Neil
 
  
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kal999
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 11, 2010 9:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i have to agree with neil....

I had a fully charged spare (heavy duty) battery that did not do the job.

AA Man came out and this still failed even with his booster pack.

There must be a sensible explanation for this...
 
  
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F1_Dragon
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Joined: 25 Jul 2005
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Location: London

2002 Porsche 996 Carrera 4S

PostPosted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 3:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hi Guys,

I've got the same issue on my 02 996 C4S. Spare battery method to fuse box and door did not work, the alarm just went crazy, despite having key in ignition and despite trying to lock, unlock the car with key as per manual.

Can anybody confirm if a similar release cable exists on the C4S, and do you have to jack the car up?

What a pain, that'll teach me to neglect it. frustrated
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