Can I disarm stock security system

Asked by Feb 10, 2017 at 09:53 AM about the 1999 GMC Jimmy 4 Dr SLE 4WD SUV

Question type: General

I have a 1999 gmc jimmy and I was
wondering if I can disarm or shut off the
stock security system. I do not have
keyless entery and my security light will
blink all the time and it is draining my
battery down so bad that I have to jump
start every morning.  

1 Answer

73,055

First, no you can not disable the security system. Second, the blinking security light uses such a minute amount of power that it would not drain your battery. Should have the battery checked, may be getting old and have the charging system checked, this keeps the battery charged up. If the battery is loosing power other than these reasons, then look for a light that is left on, interior, glove box, under the hood. If you do not find anything there then a parasitic draw test would have to be performed to figure out what is drawing on the battery.

Your Answer

GMC Jimmy Experts

  • #1
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    290
  • #2
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    270
  • #3
    1oldman
    Reputation
    260
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Blazer
4 Great Deals out of 1,160 listings starting at $950
Used GMC Sierra 1500
791 Great Deals out of 68,347 listings starting at $1,699
Used GMC Yukon
429 Great Deals out of 20,960 listings starting at $1,495
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
649 Great Deals out of 36,708 listings starting at $1,800
Used GMC Envoy
65 Great Deals out of 2,193 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet S-10
7 Great Deals out of 1,276 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Explorer
814 Great Deals out of 63,289 listings starting at $1,495
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,147 Great Deals out of 183,564 listings starting at $1,898
Used Ford F-150
2,222 Great Deals out of 182,674 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
561 Great Deals out of 42,349 listings starting at $2,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.