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    I live in a country where folk leave their car...

    I live in a country where folk leave their car keys in the ignition, house keys in the front door, windows open .....

    Having a car with an immobiliser that has the power to render the car unusable...
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    but it wouldn't reset if the ecu registered the...

    but it wouldn't reset if the ecu registered the ignition barrel at position 1 or 2?

    or would the immob still rearm even if the key is in ignition at 1 or 2?
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    Thing is someone has done this, there is a way,...

    Thing is someone has done this, there is a way, but I've got to figure it out myself........
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    Yes, so if I wire the ignition barrel so that the...

    Yes, so if I wire the ignition barrel so that the ecu thinks that the barrel is always at position 1 the immobiliser wont reset.
    I'm sure there will be a simple solution... just need to have a look...
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    would it be correct to assume the command to...

    would it be correct to assume the command to set/re arm the immobiliser comes from a signal from the ignition barrel/lock? telling the ecu that there isnt a key in the ignition at position1 or 2?
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    Ahh OK. Well if that is actually what would...

    Ahh OK.

    Well if that is actually what would happen if someone tried this than it wouldn't work of course.
    I thought maybe the instruction signal to relock would come from the black box receiver...
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    by pass immobiliser? would this work?

    Hi, just something maybe someone could try? - I cant as have immobiliser problems

    was wondering if this is a way to disable the immobiliser on the smart... not ideal but just curious

    the key...
  8. thats the one I'm thinking of...... did wonder...

    thats the one I'm thinking of...... did wonder what that was when took the steering lock apart..... time to rip the little thing apart again....
    cheers
  9. thanks, wonder if its the mysterious black box...

    thanks, wonder if its the mysterious black box next to the steering lock inside the grey plastic tunnel?

    will pull that out and see if its looking good...

    cheers.
  10. do you know where the transponder -...

    do you know where the transponder - transmitter/receiver - in the smart interior is? I could check that visually first i guess

    thanks for the heads up reinaldo
  11. I'm going to throw a spanner in the works here,...

    I'm going to throw a spanner in the works here, as i'm curious if the incident I had a couple of weeks earlier might suggest another defect?

    I went to the smart and the fob wouldn't open the...
  12. I have 2 keys, one has a brand new battery fitted...

    I have 2 keys, one has a brand new battery fitted days prior to the car battery failing.

    The second key battery condition is unknown.

    I took the battery off and it was a week before I could buy...
  13. smart car key programmer? anyone tried this? ebay item...

    I changed the battery on the 2005 pulse smart 450 but the keys are out of sync, (left the car for a week without any battery probable cause?), so now wondering about the reprogramming of the keys and...
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    You just went for a walk ? , for how long...

    You just went for a walk ? , for how long exactly?!

    about 15 mins..... that's all it took for battery to pffffffft out.

    Go for same as the diesel 450

    will do - has a higher cranking power...
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    Uprate the battery?

    The smart petrol '02 pulse 2005 battery is dead, or just about there.

    Wouldn't crank over when I returned to car after going for a walk along the cliffs.
    Left car for 2 days hoping some stupid...
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    the solution: having two bottoms to press.......

    the solution: having two bottoms to press.... opens any smart.:)
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    the batteries in the keys in mine were from...

    the batteries in the keys in mine were from 2005.... suppose they last varible times - do they charge when inserted in the ignition? suppose not?
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    key fob battery

    Just a heads up really

    My fob battery failed a month ago - the usual signs were there, the indicators flashing etc

    My spare key battery failed 2 days ago - but with no warnings at all. Just...
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    ohh you're a genius is this correct? you're sure...

    ohh you're a genius
    is this correct? you're sure about this?

    the rear subframe is bent - the rear left control arm has a pretty obvious 'v' bent into it and the subframe is showing stress marks...
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    ok an inspection of the front reluctor ring might...

    ok an inspection of the front reluctor ring might be required ,

    is the the way it works - the reluctor rings control the independant braking of each wheel - so if the wheel is spinning faster...
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    hi mike, thanks for that so would it be...

    hi mike, thanks for that

    so would it be possible for the reluctor ring to be damaged in your opinion if car was whacked sideways and rear of front left wheel collided a 15cm high kerb - are the...
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    yes, this is happening when driving on a flat...

    yes, this is happening when driving on a flat smooth road at 50km/h and the car is braking/releasing front left my foot is only on the accelerator

    nothing touching the brake pedal

    so do you...
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    hi yes i think that too oddly enough the...

    hi yes i think that too
    oddly enough the mechanic who's had the car up on the lift twice so far didnt advise or stop me from driving to from the garage, and he will be doing the insurance...
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    pulsing random braking issue?

    Hello there

    The smart pulse has developed a pulsing problem that is associated with the ABS, I think...

    Symptoms are under normal driving in manual mode with or without ac on, the car lightly...
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    so just to recap, the smart is parked by the...

    so just to recap, the smart is parked by the kerb, the kerb is 20cm high smart ends up ontop of the pavement against the wall of the house.
    the subframe is bent on the passenger side by at least an...
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