Can I disconnect the alarm on my 1999 new beetle? Can't afford to take it to the garage, but the alarm was going off every 5 mins so I had to disconnect the battery to silence it.
My car alarm is going off every 5 mins and is running down the battery (as well as
annoying me and my neighbours). I could only silence it by disconnecting the battery. If I
silence the alarm, the lights will still flash and flatten the battery. I don't have any spare
funds to take it to the garage but I need my car for work as I work until 1 or 2am and taxis
cost a fortune. Is there anything I can do as a temporary repair until I can afford a
If its an aftermarket alarm it should have a seperate fuse, I would try to locate and remove the fuse to keep the alarm from engaging.
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