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Old 08-10-2010, 09:30 AM
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My 2010 Ram 1500 doesn't have RKE and from reading another post this can be added by getting the remote start kit 82212194. I called the dealer and they said $350-375 installed for the kit. My question is should I stay factory or go with an aftermarket alarm system like Viper. My concern is if I have an aftermarket installed they will be splicing wires where the factory should be plug and play. Thanks
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My 2010 Ram 1500 doesn't have RKE and from reading another post this can be added by getting the remote start kit 82212194. I called the dealer and they said $350-375 installed for the kit. My question is should I stay factory or go with an aftermarket alarm system like Viper. My concern is if I have an aftermarket installed they will be splicing wires where the factory should be plug and play. Thanks
I would stay factory on electronics if they do something wrong tap into to the wrong wire or the aftermarket alarm go crazy it could get expensive. the factory one will keep everything the way it should be and warranty wont be an issue. the only thing the factory doesn't provide is alarm feature there's no way at the present time to activate the audible alarm part of it...
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Wow...that is good to know. I was thinking of adding one of these just to get the factory alarm. I cant believe that there is no way to activate the alarm feature.
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