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Old 10-31-2019, 01:25 AM
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Installing a remote start on an '02 Taurus SES

Last time I installed a remote start system it was on an old Dynasty whose wiring was too delicate to work on really. A couple weeks after installation it started ok but a ton of white smoke came from under the dash. I uninstalled the entire system and everything was fine after that.

So in picking out a starter for this '02 Taurus I want something simple that will work with this car well. The start systems I'm seeing are generally designed to do door locking and unlocking, trunk release, etc. As this car already has those functions on a fob I won't be using any function on any future remote start system other than the remote start.

Can anyone with knowledge of my car recommend a decent but low cost / low extra functions start system that would work well with my Taurus?

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Old 10-31-2019, 09:25 AM
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My grandmother had a Viper system on hers, it was an alarm system, but I believe can be ordered with remote start as well.

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