Start System that actually comes standard with your
vehicle is a
very nice and convenient option to have if you live in
an area where no one else is around. But in a big city,
that along with this remote start you are making it very
easy for a thief to steal your vehicle. Thieves now use
electronic scanners or notebooks to unlock your vehicle
and shut off any type alarm or security you may have. If
you have the remote start option the thief can now also
start your vehicle.
your question: If you have the Ravelco installed in your
vehicle and the plug is removed your
Remote Start System
will not work regardless if your Remote Start came from
the factory or is aftermarket. The only way that a vehicle
with a Remote Start will work with Ravelco
Anti Theft Device is by leaving the Ravelco plug
in the Ravelco unit - thus defeating any security whatsoever.
If you have the factory remote start button on your
keyless entry control that came from the factory with
your vehicle you are fortunate. The problem is on the
vehicles that have the aftermarket remote start systems
installed because the installer/company of the remote start system will have to bypass your
factory security system that comes standard with your vehicle in order for a
non factory remote start to work correctly.
Time tested has shown us that unless your vehicle
actually comes from the factory with a remote starter, you will have problems
with it. Most if not all are made overseas very cheaply and constantly have
problems. Most installers ruin
you vehicle's wiring while installing these systems. Many problems arise from
these systems. Beware!!!
receive many requests on Ravelco installations in very
cold below zero areas. After finding out that
their remote start will not work with a Ravelco
installed some people have chose not to install the
Ravelco. They say that because of the extreme cold they
had to have and use the remote start capabilities.
Sadly, the same customer will contact us at a later date
requesting the Ravelco to be installed on the their new
vehicle. During the installation, we find out that their
last truck that they did not want the Ravelco on
You need to make a choice - do
you want to keep your vehicle from being stolen or do you want to be able start
your vehicle from your house? Some people think this is cool having their vehicle
start while it is sitting there by itself in the parking lot . . . but they
won't think this way for long when they come out one day and their vehicle is
gone because it was started remotely by a thief! The choice is yours.