Remote and alarm question?

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carlp
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Remote and alarm question?

Post by carlp » Tue Feb 02, 2016 9:40 pm

Hi,
Excuse my general 480 ignorance... Were any 480's fitted with alarms/immobiliser and or remote door locks as standard?

Carl

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Re: Remote and alarm question?

Post by WhiteWolf » Tue Feb 02, 2016 11:08 pm

My 1992 Turbo has an alarm but no immobiliser.. I don't know if it was standard though.. I had a 1994 440 turbo that had remote central locking and an immobiliser.. I suppose the later model of the 480 had it as well..
91 480 Turbo white
with Roboumod..
91 480 Es silver

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Re: Remote and alarm question?

Post by doingitsideways » Tue Feb 02, 2016 11:19 pm

No. They only came with the key operated alarm.

480s never came from the factory with remote locking or complex immobilisers.
Usually, those that had them retro fitted, went wrong... Ask Jim - he's ripped more out than he cares to remember I'm sure!

Even the P2 440/460s that came from the factory with them, seldom work without fault :lol:
"If you can't fix it with a hammer, it's an electrical fault!"
Hammers can't fix a 480!!!

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