Honda Civic: Security System Alarm - Security System - Controls - Honda Civic Owners ManualHonda Civic: Security System Alarm

The security system alarm activates when the doors, trunk, or hood are opened without the key, or remote transmitter.

■ When the security system alarm activates
The horn sounds intermittently and all of the exterior lights flash.
■ To deactivate the security system alarm
Unlock the vehicle using the key, or remote transmitter. The system, along with the horn and flashing lights, is deactivated.

The security alarm continues for a maximum of two minutes until the security system deactivates

■ Setting the security system alarm
The security system alarm automatically sets when the following conditions have been met:
• The ignition switch is in LOCK and the key has been removed from the, and the key has been removed from the ignition switch.
• The hood and trunk are closed.
• All doors are locked with the key or the remote transmitter.

■ When the security system alarm sets
The security system indicator in the instrument panel blinks. When the blinking interval changes after about 15 seconds, the security system is set.

■ To cancel the security system alarm
The security system is canceled when the vehicle is unlocked using the key or remote transmitter, or the ignition switch is turned to ON goes off at the same time.. The security system indicator goes off at the same time.

Do not set the security system alarm when someone is in the vehicle or a window is open. The system can accidentally activate when:
• Unlocking the door with the lock tab or the master door lock switch.
• Opening the trunk with the trunk release or the emergency trunk opener.
If the battery goes dead after you have set the security system alarm, the security alarm may go off once the battery is recharged or replaced.
If this occurs, deactivate the security system alarm by unlocking a door using the key or remote transmitter.
Do not attempt to alter this system or add another device to it.

■Panic Mode

■ The panic button on the remote

■ The panic button on the remote transmitter
If you press the panic button for approximately one second, the following will occur for about 30 seconds:
• The horn sounds.
• Some exterior lights flash.

■ Canceling panic mode
Press any button on the remote transmitter, or turn the ignition switch to ON Opening and Closing the Windows.

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