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      03-08-2012, 01:19 PM   #1
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Good alarm system + auto start for e92

any good recommendations?

picking up my new AW 335i xdrive tomorrow... what good alarms are there with autostart...

let me know guys..
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      03-08-2012, 05:22 PM   #2
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I got the Viper 5904 (same as 5902) using the KIBMW and DLPK it's fairly easy to install, using d2d cuts down on alot of wires. I'm happy with it.
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I got the Viper 5904 (same as 5902) using the KIBMW and DLPK it's fairly easy to install, using d2d cuts down on alot of wires. I'm happy with it.
+1 can't go wrong with directed.
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+2 for DEI. i have a Clifford 590.2X with smart start iPhone app.
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Thanks for the input guys...

Just purchased the Viper 5501 with smart start.. and input on this model?
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Thanks for the input guys...

Just purchased the Viper 5501 with smart start.. and input on this model?
not familiar with the Viper models, but anything from DEI is fine. enjoy!
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It comes out of the box with many of the default settings on the remote set wrong. You need to go in and turn on the backlight and select a color. I'd use orange since you have a BMW. I'd turn off button beeps, and I'd turn on vibrate mode.
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damn any one from the nyc area know where they install viper alarms on a bmw?

I called a couple places and they don't want to do it on a BMW especially because it is stick
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also is it true that auto start will mess up the car?
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Used to work at a car audio shop and one of my co-workers remote-started his Integra in gear, it launched through his garage door
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yea man thats what they told me
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damn any one from the nyc area know where they install viper alarms on a bmw?

I called a couple places and they don't want to do it on a BMW especially because it is stick
not NYC, but close by in Edison, NJ. Talk to Don (6spdcoupe) mypearltpi@aol.com he did my alarm/remote start. manual is not a problem at all. there are ways to remote start legitimately on a manual these days.
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also is it true that auto start will mess up the car?
not if installed properly. I've had mine for 2 years without any issues at all.
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i went to 3 places today.. they all said.. they dont wanna mess with bmws.. they said theres a big chance to fry the computer and they dont guarentee anything.. i think i'm just going to return the alarm..
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not NYC, but close by in Edison, NJ. Talk to Don (6spdcoupe) mypearltpi@aol.com he did my alarm/remote start.
absolutely positively +1
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i went to 3 places today.. they all said.. they dont wanna mess with bmws.. they said theres a big chance to fry the computer and they dont guarentee anything.. i think i'm just going to return the alarm..
The install is actually pretty simple if I were you I would just DIY. If you have a Viper alarm just get the KIBMW and DLPK and using d2d will eliminate the majority of the wiring. All you have to do is wire the power, ground, tap into the CAN wires, and two brake wires.
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The install is actually pretty simple if I were you I would just DIY. If you have a Viper alarm just get the KIBMW and DLPK and using d2d will eliminate the majority of the wiring. All you have to do is wire the power, ground, tap into the CAN wires, and two brake wires.
Hi BMW325... i just bought the Viper 5904 and DLPK module, i want to install it in my X3 e83, but the guys don't want to do because they think will broke my obc, i want to install by myself but if you have some tips and wiring it would be great, manufacturer said me to call a professional installer, but in my country we don't have any representative or solution to it, i have skills to make electrical installations, and i installed my alarm on my nissan sentry years ago, but it's little different with a bmw.

Any support it'll be appreciated.

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