my 1999 passat has an alarm go off and won't let me start it when I try to

Asked by Apr 07, 2014 at 06:26 PM about the 1999 Volkswagen Passat

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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The alarm system is connected to the driver's door lock. It's probably not registering that you unlocked the door correctly. Try replacing the wire harness in the driver's door so that the alarm system receives the correct signal from the door lock.

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