Need help after car broken into

Faults and Technical chat for the Citroen Aircross
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Josij@51
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Post by Josij@51 » Fri Apr 29, 2022 10:48 pm

Hi.
I have a citroen c5 aircross & recently it was broken into. They smashed the glass in back window, & i was told the alarm didnt go off until a neighbour who went to the car opened the door. I know you can set alarm for when someone in the car, and for when car empty, but after losing 15 people within 2 years, i have totally forgot how or where to change it. I think it must be on the setting for when a person or dog in car, but i DESPERATELY need to change it. PLEASE can anyone help?

Beanee687
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Post by Beanee687 » Sat Apr 30, 2022 7:07 am

The following are from the online handbook for the C5 Aircross.

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2020 C3 Aircross Flair 130 BHP EAT6.
White with Black roof and orange mirrors & roof bars

JohnM52
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Post by JohnM52 » Sun May 01, 2022 4:41 pm

My experience which agrees with the instruction text is that the interior alarm resets each time the ignition is switched on. To stop the alarm sounding as a result of interior movement, or an external breeze when sunroof is left open requires the alarm button to be held down until the indicator light shows. I think there is a fault on this vehicle which needs further investigation.
C5 Aircross Flair Plus 180 Petrol EAT8, Platinum Grey with Red Accents and Black Roof.

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