AstroStart RSS-5224 User Manual
This function sounds the horn (short melody) and flashes the parking lights so you can locate your vehicle in a large
To activate the panic mode, press and hold more than 4 seconds on either the or the
This command activates all deterrents that are connected to the system, parking lights, horn, siren and dome light for
or 60 sec.
depending on programming made during installation.
Panic mode is used
to attract attention if you are experiencing difficulties.
If you are inside the vehicle when Panic Mode is activated, press on the brake pedal to lock doors (optional connections
required) and neutralize antitheft (60 sec. if doors were already locked). As long as the cycle is not over, applying the brakes
resets the sequence from the beginning every time.
This command will not be executed if engine is kept running by ignition key. Use the stop command to abort panic mode.
START FAIL CODES
When a remote start attempt fails, it is possible to determine what caused the failure to start.
When this occurs, the remote flashes the parking lights icon the number of times that corresponds to the start fail code.
The table below lists the various start fail codes. Note that this code is only displayed once.
Failure to start details
Module has received a Stop command (remote or timer).
Brakes were applied during or after start sequence or module overload occurred.
Stopped by alarm.
Engine does not crank when starting sequence is initiated.
Start command ignored because hood is open.
Safety sequence not valid during start sequence.
Start command ignored because key is in ignition (in “Run” position).
Remote starter main switch is OFF.
Runtime has elapsed.
Remote starter attempted to start engine three times unsuccessfully.
Remote starter sensed engine was already running.
Engine is over-revving (RPM > 3000)(programmable at time of installation).
Engine not cranking fast enough during start sequence.
Security sequence has been invalidated by status of parking brake.
Security sequence has been invalidated by opening of one or more doors.
Internal failure of module.
Module does not detect manual interface.
Consult your dealer.
If any of these start fail codes persist, consult your dealer.