Security & Fire Protection Systems/PC1555RKZ RANGER AMERICAN

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Is there any way to reset this unit without knowing the master code.  I recently bought a house with it and the previous owner was the 2nd owner and never used it and didn't know the code. The plug in the closet was unplugged.  When I plugged it in the ready light,system light came on and it is beeping.  I would like to use it, but can't seem to figure it out.  Thank you in advance for any help you can give me.

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The default master code for the PC-1555 is 1 2 3 4.  If that doesn't work, try * 8 1 5 5 5.  If that doesn't work, press the "#" sign and try * 8 5 5 5 5.  If that still doesn't work, press the "#" key again and call me at 1-888-340-3473 (toll free in North America).  If the keypad beeps three times after either of the * 8 attempts, press the "#" sign and call me.  I'll then be able to take you through resetting the master code to something you'd like to use.

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Questions relating to Burglar Alarm and Security Equipment, Fire Alarm and Extinguishment Systems, Access Control, CCTV Systems, Installation, Service, Testing, Verification

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30 years installing, servicing, and testing security, access control, extinguishment, and fire alarm systems

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Chair of ULC Working Groups for Fire Alarm Testing (CAN/ULC-S536) and Fire Alarm Verification (CAN/ULC-S537), Executive Director of the Fire Protection Technicians Network (www.firetechs.net)

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www.firetechs.net, Better Business Bureau Magazine, Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia (www.asttbc.org) SUPPRESS! and Techs Fire Break Newsletters

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Associate in Science; Emergency Systems (University of British Columbia); Aircraft Maintenance Technology (BCIT)

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