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Dealer installed alarm

Old May 14th, 2019, 6:45 PM
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I have a 89 Suburban with a dealer installed Audiovox alarm. Itís range is near zero, I literally have to be pointing the key fob into the opening between the hood and fender . Any thoughts on how to widen this range?
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Old May 14th, 2019, 11:58 PM
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silly question but did you change the battery in the FOB?
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Old May 15th, 2019, 2:13 PM
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silly question but did you change the battery in the FOB?
I sure did. I have decided itís got another quirk I didnít catch at first. It operates correctly when I more or less point the fob at the gap between the hood and fender. Turns the alarm on, locks the doors, turns the alarm off BUT does not unlock the doors. So itís got no range and does not unlock itself. This Burban is in near mint shape and I really donít want it taken apart any to install a new alarm.
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the only other thing i can think of is the antenna for the alarm
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