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I have a 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix in winter time when it snows or when the temperature is below 10 the alarm will sound off and it is usually around 2 or 3 am how do I disable the alarm so I don't have to sleep with my keys?

Hi Nathan:

It depends on what equipment the car has You have to look in the owners manual under personalization and you may be able to toggle off the content theft some have an inclinmeter meaning when the car is armed if it were to be jacked up and or towed the alarm will go off. you can also do this when you lock the car with the remote only press the lock 1 time not twice. the second press arms the content theft. or just lock the doors from the drivers door switch before you close the door that should not arm the alarm.

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General auto repair,electrical issues,driveability issues,anti-lock brakes,SIR systems,HVAC,engine performance,Gm specific. I have worked at my current dealership since the 1990 model year anything much older than that I have limited exposure to. I do not have very much transmission experience so those question you may want to ask of another expert. When you send me a question let me know the exact make/model/engine and year for the car or suv you have it makes it easier to answer the questions that way. If your happy with the answer I gave you please feel free to Donate. This is a free service to you and I am not compensated at all by this web site. I have 22 years of experience to share with you and my knowledge wasn't free to me. I had to pay for my education.


Experience in the area: I have been a technician in GM dealerships for over 22 years and I am a ASE master technician. I work at a Buick and GMC truck store Previously I worked at a Pontiac GMC store for 18 years. I Served a a lead technician when dealership was on a team system. I just recently moved to a Buick,Hummer,Saab Store when my franchise was purchased by this dealership. Organizations: ASE master technician


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