Does Viper Smart Start work with any car?
Yes. Several vehicles can be linked to a single phone. A separate Viper system will have to be installed in each vehicle, but after that you can control any of your vehicles with any smartphone you’ve authorized.
How do I know what Viper alarm I have?
There is a sticker with a model number and/or a 10-14 character serial number on it. By giving us the Model number (if it appears on the sticker) or the first four numbers of an older model serial number, or the last six numbers of a newer model serial number, we can tell you the make and model of your system.
Does Viper remote start drain battery?
The viper will have a slight current draw, that over two weeks could be causing the battery to not have enough voltage to allow for starting.
What is Viper Smartpark?
Viper has added a new feature to its SmartStart application. The Smartstart application enables you to remotely control your car using your smartphone. You can lock or unlock your car without being close to the car, you can also open your boot, signal a panic alarm and even remotely start the car.
Which Viper remote start is best?
Our top pick for the best remote car starter is the Viper 5706V 2-Way Car Security with Remote Start System. The LCD display gives you a lot of information, such as whether your car is running or if it’s locked. Also, the engine turns off after several minutes if a key is not inserted into the starter.
Is the Viper SmartStart worth it?
The Viper SmartStart GPS is a good car tracking device and a great addition to a Viper car alarm, but it requires a compatible alarm with a remote start system, and this adds to the overall costs. Compared to other car trackers, it lacks the tracking detail and may not provide you with the alerts you need.
Which Viper alarm is best?
Best Viper Alarms comparison table
- 1st Place. Viper 350 Plus 3105V 1-Way Car Alarm Keyless Entry.
- 2nd Place. Viper 3105V Security System Keyless Entry Car Alarm With 2 Remotes Newest Model.
- 3rd Place. Directed Electronics Viper 3121V Powersport Alarm Comes with Two Compact, Waterproof, 2-Button Remotes.
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Can remote start cause problems?
Remote starters increase engine wear and tear. This is a common misconception about remote starters. It’s unclear why people are lead to believe this is the case, but it’s untrue. The consensus among mechanics is that remote starters are good for your engine, especially for people with turbos or diesel engines.
Can remote start damage alternator?
There is a myth that remote starters can damage your vehicle. The truth of this is, a properly installed, high quality system will not cause any damage.
Can I upgrade my Viper remote?
The remotes feature a sleek, modern design tailored to consumer preferences. Viper one-way remote start and security systems 412V, 3105V and 5105V can be upgraded to the Viper 7146V one-way, four-button remote. Viper two-way systems 3305V and 5305V also have the option to upgrade to the Viper 7345V two-way LCD remote.
What is difference between 1 way and 2-way remote start?
When you press a button the remote starter will execute the command and the vehicle will respond with parking light flashes. A 2-way system does the same but it also sends a signal back to the remote to notify you that the command has been executed.
Does Viper have proximity unlock?
Proximity unlock The Viper home screen, which shows lock and unlock buttons, includes a large Bluetooth icon in the upper left corner when the system is enabled. That button can also serve as a shortcut to turn off SmartKey, useful when you walk by your car but don’t want it unlocked.
Can you steal a car with a Viper alarm?
It indicates that the car is protected by Viper and any attempt to steal the car will not be successful. This is one feature that makes it a reliable alarm. The system also comes with a Failsafe Starter Kill that prevents hotwiring.
Can a remote start drain your battery?
Compustar and Arctic Start systems are made of high quality components that reduce the occurrence of parasitic current draw. However, it is still possible for a remote car starter to consume too much power from your battery.
Can a remote start drain a car battery?
However, it is still possible for a remote car starter to consume too much power from your battery. In this case, we highly recommend visiting your Compustar or Arctic Start installer if your vehicle’s battery repeatedly dies after you’ve installed a remote start system.
Does remote start use more gas?
There is a myth going around that remote start functionality will increase your gas consumption. This is not entirely true. Yes, you’ll burn up more fuel if you turn your car on and let it run for a half hour or more while you get ready in the morning.
How far does Viper remote start?
Remote start, lock, or unlock your car from up to 150 feet away via bluetooth. With Viper’s new DS4 technology, smartphone vehicle control capability is built right into your Viper remote start system.
Is it bad to remote start your car everyday?
Does Viper SmartStart work with my Smartphone?
Viper SmartStart is the only vehicle security and remote start system that works with your smartphone. Viper SmartStart is brought to you by Viper, the leader in vehicle security and remote start systems.
Will the vsm350/vsm300 modules be compatible with the Viper SmartStart app?
No, because the VSM 300/350 are fully compatible with current versions of the Viper SmartStart app (3.x and up), as well as the updated Viper SmartStart 4.0 app when available. What will it cost to upgrade to the new VSM350/VSM300 modules?
What is SmartStart and how does it work?
Viper SmartStart works over a cellular network or over Wi-Fi, giving you virtually unlimited range anywhere in the U.S. As long as your vehicle is in range of a cellular signal and your phone has a 3G or Wi-Fi signal, SmartStart will work.
What kind of help does Viper offer?
Available 24 hours a day and 365 days a year for when the unexpected occurs. Towing, Battery, Flat Tire & Lock-out help, and Fuel, Oil, Fluid & Water delivery. By phone or through the Viper SmartStart app when pre-registered in the Viper Motor Club.