I would highly recommend this system to any vehicle owner. I am so impressed with it that I have been showing it off lately to everybody in the family trying to make the family jealous. Now you can see the actual temperature inside the vehicle, before walking through the weather to get to it! The only complant I have is about the remote start. Another thing I kind of dont like is-I have the button on my two front door handles that unlocks and locks all doors, and when I hit the button to unlock my doors, alarm goes off and i have to hit the unlock button on viper alarm button. Performance and features are top notch.
You can also find customer support email or phone in the next page and ask more details about availability of this book. From my experience an alarm is only as good as it's installation. See Owner Recognition follow- ing for details. The One mile range is nice but if your in a building 500yrds away it wont work, its kind of temperamental. Is there a way I can override the Manual Transmission Safety? When set to it does not wake up to receive remote start or alarm trigger pages.
When set to , an alert is generated when the Remote Start Time-out message is received. You can change it just by setting the unit to automatic instead of manual. Used my Blackberry and unlocked it from more than 40 miles away, impressed the hell out of them and me. When it's in the teens and your car is all iced up you can quickly remedy all that without having to go out in the crappy weather. To ensure proper operation, check the battery level and connect the battery charger if not fully charged. In other words, if you park your vehicle to go on a 2 week holiday, you better hope the weather is decent where you leave your vehicle, because the 5901 will check the battery power and temperature every 3 hours for 3 days or every 6 hours for 6 days. When i start my truck with the 1-way starter it will run for 15 minutes then turn off, which is normal, but the problem is that the engine turns off but not my radio or my dash lights in the truck.
If you live in a climate that's cold, snowy and icy then automatic car starters are great. Love the Valet take over mode that allows you to leave the car running, take out the key and lock it - great for running errands. Note Remote Start must be On to use this feature. Could fuck your truck up pretty good if it goes down. When the battery on the remote dies, it lets you and everyone around know it. When it's hot outside, I hit the remote start to cool down the interior, same when it's cold. I've had it for a while now and I could not ask for anything better.
Hold the valet button and you will hear the siren chirp, keep holding it until you hear it chirp 3 times now you are in menu 3. I think this is caused from the heat produced from the electronics in the main unit itself. Basically it already is hooked up to that as well as a couple other wires that make you do that sequence when you get out of the truck. . At 30 seconds the system arms itself. The only complaint I have is that the internal shock sensor is not sensitive enough. Unlocked: The system is Unlocked in Valet, the alarm is dis- abled.
I think some more feedback from the car would be nice. The problem is that once you have gotten your nifty new product, the viper 5701 manual transmission mode gets a brief glance, maybe a once over, but it often tends to get discarded or lost with the original packaging. Have a couple of inputs in the car that could either signal the remote or have the remote request their status. The range is very very good, I park my car 2 blocks away from my apartment and it really works. Any help would be appreciated. I love the fact that I can start my truck and have the temp hot or cold what ever the case may be.
With the auto run I was able to get rid of my turbo timer. The system was installed yesterday and I am loving it. So I wouldn't dought line of sight 1 mile range. And if your looking for this system in the Missouri area, Independence Audio is the only place to purchase and install. I am told it is a plug and play deal. Once you learn the menu system it's a breeze.
I believe my clutch is already bypassed because of the fact that I can turn it on without having to press the clutch, is this true or do I still have to do anything else? This is my first alarm or remote start I have ever had on a vehicle and it will be a must on trucks to come. In this cold climate it works great. I decided to go all the way and get the top of the line 5901 Viper. Had it installed 2 days ago on my Nissan Maxima 07'. The vehicle is ready to drive. Well thought out and expandable. If you need to dispose of the battery, please do so in accordance with your municipal requirements for battery disposal.
Navigating menus and options Navigating menus and features, changing options, and exiting are performed using the remote control buttons. Hasn't needed a recharge yet and its still got full bars. To perform Pit Stop: With the engine running, set the parking brake and release the foot brake. Ask for Chris or Scott. Low Battery Alerts When disarming the system using a remote with a low battery the siren will emit one additional chirp as an alert. It sure as hell give me peace of mind.