i bought a 96 avalon at an auction drove for a couple of days now it doesnt start alarm goes off when putting the battery in but someone before me took the alarm out

Asked by Mar 02, 2017 at 03:05 PM about the 1996 Toyota Avalon 4 Dr XLS Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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How do you know they "took the alarm out?" Do you have an original master key? Has the anti-theft been tampered with? You may have to bite the bullet and get anti-theft sorted out.


Buying a car from auction always needs some amount of work. One of the reasons it's there.

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