Assuming it is the same as my 2002 (UK) model, the handbook states:
"When the vehicle is locked the LED on the top of the driver's door will
flash rapidly for about 30 seconds and then continue flashing slowly. This
is to indicate that the anti-theft alarm including the interior monitor is
active. If the diode lights up continuously for about 30 seconds when the
vehicle is locked, instead of flashing, this means the alarm system is not
I notice that mine does 8 very rapid flashes when the vehicle is first
<< To email me please swap over Denton and Lodge in my address >>
<Dogg> wrote in message news: email@example.com...
Click to see the full signature.