How to Program a Viper Remote Control

by Matthew Fortuna

Viper, a popular brand of car alarm, has become an essential product for many car owners. These kind of alarms are simple to work and practical for many users. You can program one of their remote controls at home without a dealer or an expert.

Place your key in your car's ignition and turn the key to the "On" position.

Press and hold the "Program" switch on your car's alarm transmitter.

Press any button on your car remote while you are holding the "Program" switch and release both buttons.

Press the "Program" switch on the Viper alarm's transmitter once more and release it.

Remove the key from the ignition and press a button on your Viper remote control to see if the programming worked.

About the Author

Matthew Fortuna is a full-time freelance writer with a journalism degree from Wayne State University, living in the Detroit metropolitan area. He has written about a wide range of topics across varying publications, including Demand Studios, wiseGEEK.com and Suite101.com, among others. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from Wayne State University.

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