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Old 06-18-2015, 03:35 PM   #1
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2005 Boxster Alarm

Just sold my 2005 Boxster. Buyer left the car in my driveway and is coming back this weekend to pick it up. Since I won't be home he took both sets of keys with him. I just noticed that the rear trunk lid is open. He must have hit the button on the remote by accident. I believe the factory alarm turned on when he locked the doors. If I close the trunk fully will the alarm be set off?

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Old 06-18-2015, 06:59 PM   #2
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It shouldn't. But if it does.... hey you're getting rid of the car anyhow!
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Old 06-19-2015, 01:30 PM   #3
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I just tried it with my Cayman and the alarm didn't go off.

When I locked it with the trunk unlatched, it beeped at me but locked.

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