How do I turn off a car alarm on a Honda Accord?

How do I deactivate a car alarm? My car has been experiencing several issues due to my battery failing. I’ve booked an appointment with a shop to get the battery replaced, but until then, is there any way I can reset the vehicle’s alarm system?

Phoebe Mah · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
I’m sorry to hear you are experiencing issues with your battery—that’s great you’re getting it fixed soon. Fortunately, while you are waiting for your appointment, there is a way to
turn off a car alarm
on a Honda Accord.
Here’s what you need to do:
  • Step 1: Locate the lock on the driver’s side door.
  • Step 2: Insert the physical key of your car key fob into the lock.
  • Step 3: Turn the key to unlock the door.
  • Step 4: Turn the key back to lock the door.
  • Step 5: Turn the key once more to unlock the door. The car alarm should now turn off.
To reset the alarm system, start your car and let the vehicle run for 10 minutes. Then, turn off the vehicle, and the alarm system should work as usual. Hopefully this helps!
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