Operating the Code Alarm CA650 Remote Start Security System
Using Your Remote Control
Arming the Security System: To arm the system, exit the vehicle, close all doors, then press the LOCK icon button on the remote control. The system will sound once and the parking lights will flash once, indicating the system is armed. The doors will also lock at this time (if equipped and connected). The status indicator (red warning light on the dash) will blink steadily, once per second. To arm the system silently, press the LOCK and UNLOCK icon buttons for 1 second. The parking lights will flash 1 time, indicating the system is armed, has locked the doors (if equipped and connected) and activated the starter disable feature. The status indicator (red warning light on the dash) will blink steadily, once per second.
Passive Arming Bypass: If passive arming is enabled on your system, while the system is disarmed, Press the TRUNK button twice, the system will respond with  chirp and the LED will turn “ON”. The security system will remain in this temporally by-passed state for as long as you wish. To exit passive by-pass, press the transmitter LOCK or UNLOCK button and the system will return to normal status.
Hidden Alarm Function: Press the TRUNK button first, within 3 seconds press the LOCK button to activate the hidden alarm function. The security system will arm and with “Hidden Alarm Function”. The siren / horn will be silenced even if the system is triggered while in the armed status but the 2-way remote will respond.
Disarming the Security System: To disarm the system press the UNLOCK icon button. The system will sound twice and the parking lights will flash twice, and the doors will unlock (if equipped and connected). To disarm the system silently, press the LOCK and UNLOCK icon buttons for 1 second. The parking lights will flash, indicating the system is disarmed and has unlocked the doors (if equipped and connected).
Two Stage Door Unlock (Optional): If this feature is enabled on your system, pressing the UNLOCK icon button one time on the remote control will unlock only the driver’s door. Press UNLOCK again within three seconds to unlock the remaining doors.
Automatic Re-Arm: If this feature is enabled on your system, the security system will automatically re-arm itself 60 seconds after disarming with remote transmitter. The Automatic Re-Arm feature will cancel if any door is opened before the 60 second timer has elapsed.
Activating the Trunk Release Feature (Optional): If this feature is enabled on your system, pressing and holding the TRUNK icon button on the remote control for 2 seconds will open the vehicle’s trunk or hatch.
Activating Optional AUX 1 (Optional): If this feature is enabled on your system, pressing the LOCK and TRUNK icon buttons on the remote control simultaneously will activate an optional feature. This feature can be programmed for a wide range of functions like power window or sunroof automation, please consult your installing dealer to determine the functionality of your system.
Using the Car Finder Feature: When the system is armed press the LOCK icon button on the remote control to locate your vehicle. The system will sound 6 times and the parking lights will flash 12 times.
Using the Personal Protection Alarm (Panic): Press and hold the LOCK icon button on the remote control for 3 seconds to activate the personal protection alarm. During panic mode, the normal function of the transmitter buttons will be suspended. The transmitter’s LOCK and UNLOCK buttons can be used to lock and unlock the door (if the option is installed). To stop the alarm, press and hold the LOCK button on the transmitter again for 3 seconds. The system will automatically stop after 30 seconds.
2 Car Mode: It is possible to program your remote transmitter to operate 2 vehicles with a CA650 installed in each. To active 2 car mode first enter TRANSMITTER FUNCTION MODE by pressing and holding the TRUNK and STAR buttons for 3 seconds, the transmitter will give a loud beep, then press and release the ”II” icon button. the LCD screen will display the ”II” icon and will now operate vehicle #2. NOTE: The transmitter must first be programmed to the second vehicle.
Car Jack Mode:
OVERRIDE THE SYSTEM TO TURN OFF CAR JACK MODE: Turn the ignition OFF then On and press the valet button within 10 seconds. NOTE: If you have activated the password pin code you will need to use your pin code to override Car Jack mode. (see your dealer about the password pin code feature).
Using Your Remote Vehicle Starter
Remote Starting Your Vehicle: To activate the remote vehicle start function, press and release the button 2 times within 2 seconds. The system will sound, the parking lights will flash 1 time and the system will check the vehicle to ensure it is safe to start. If all safety parameters are correct, the vehicle will start within 5 seconds. The vehicle’s parking lights will turn on (or flash depending on system settings) as a visual indication that the vehicle has started and is running. Press and hold the button for 3 seconds to turn the vehicle off.
Entering the Vehicle while it is Running via Remote Vehicle Start:
Preheating or Precooling the Vehicle’s interior: Before exiting the vehicle, set the temperature controls to the desired setting and operation. After the system starts the vehicle, the heater or air conditioner will activate and heat or cool the vehicle’s interior to your setting.
Using the “Quick-stop” Feature: If you want to make a short stop and keep your vehicle running (to keep the interior warm or cool), the quick-stop feature allows you to do this while keeping your vehicle secure and your keys with you. To engage quick stop:
Operating the 2 / 3 Hour Start Up Timer Mode: The system has the ability to start the vehicle every 2 or 3 hours for a 48 hour period. This feature is especially useful in cold climates where the only means to keep the engine and engine fluids warm is to periodically start the engine. The default setting is 3 hour, Selection between 2 or 3 hour is made in option programming.
Turbo Timer: This option will keep the engine running to allow the vehicle’s turbo to properly cool down before shutting the engine off. To engage the Turbo Timer feature:
Remote Start Safety Features: For safety and security reasons, the system will shutdown or prevent the remote vehicle starter from activating if any of the following occur:
Emergency Override Procedure
If your transmitter is lost or disabled, it will be necessary use the emergency override button to turn the security system off. There are two types of emergency override procedures. Check with your installing dealer to find out what has been activated on your system.
Standard Emergency Override Procedure:
Coded Override Procedure: The system has an optional override mode that allows you to program a 2-digit personal code using the emergency override button offering a higher level of security. This feature must be enabled by your installing dealer. (see install manual for pin code programming)
Additional 2-Way LCD Remote Control Functions
Check Vehicle Status: Press and release the TRUNK button and then simultaneously press the LOCK and UNLOCK buttons, the transmitter will respond with one melody sound and display the current status of the vehicle.
LCD Remote Control Display Illumination: Press and release the TRUNK button on the LCD remote control one time. The display will illuminate for 5 seconds.
LCD Remote Control Vibrate or Tones: First enter TRANSMITTER FUNCTION MODE by pressing and holding the TRUNK and STAR buttons for 3 seconds, the transmitter will give a loud beep, then press and release VIBRATE icon button.
Page Call Out: With the ignition OFF, press the valet programming button for two seconds, the vehicle will chirp one time and the 2-way transmitter will play the paging melody and display the call icon.
Bypassing The Shock Sensor: Press LOCK to arm the system then within 3 seconds press LOCK again. NOTE: The system will only change the shock sensor setting for one arm cycle and will be defaulted back to normal operation the next time the system is armed.
Battery Save Mode: While in POWER SAVE MODE the 2-way LCD transmitter will NOT look for any incoming signals from the main unit until a button is pressed. The LCD screen will display SAVE to indicate that power save mode is ON. To enter power save mode first enter TRANSMITTER FUNCTION MODE by pressing and holding the TRUNK and STAR buttons for 3 seconds, the transmitter will give a loud beep, then press and release the SAVE icon button.
Clear Flashing Icons and Melody Sound: Press the TRUNK button, within 3 seconds simultaneously press the LOCK and STAR buttons. This will clear the melody sound and flashing icons on the LCD screen.
Stopping LCD Trigger Melody: To stop the alarm trigger melody if the system has been triggered WITHOUT disarming the system, press any button one time only, this will not send a command to the vehicle at this time and the alarm will continue to sound.
Out of Range Indication: If this option is selected in programming the unit will check if it is within range every 20 minutes. If the transmitter is within range the ANTENNA icon will be displayed on the LCD screen, if the remote is out of range the transmitter will sound 5 short beeps and the ANTENNA icon will disappear.
Replacing Remote Control Batteries
2-way LCD Remote Control: The AAA alkaline battery inside the 2-way LCD remote control should last approximately 1 year under normal use. When the batteries become weak you will notice the remote control range (the distance from the vehicle the remote control will work) deteriorate and the BATTERY icon on the LCD remote control will show.
1-Way 4 Button Remote Control: The 12 volt battery (model GP23a) inside each remote control should last approximately 1 year under normal use. When the batteries become weak you will notice the remote control range (the distance from the vehicle the remote control will work) deteriorate and the small LED on the remote control will dim. To replace the remote control batteries: