Yeah, I certainly don't want to just tape the button or the speaker. I would
be happy to clip the wire, but I'm afraid that would require removing the
dash. That scares me on a car we just got, and my wife is scared I might
just do it. Why couldn't it just beep five times and stop?
You wrote on Wed, 27 Sep 2006 19:02:45 -0400:
c> I don't think that's a viable solution and certainly not what he was
c> looking for. The real question is where is the chime located and what
c> would be the best method to disable? If you put a resistor in line with
c> the power side of the chime, it will reduce the volume enough so that's
c> its palitable versue annoying. You would have to experiment with
c> different values of resistors until you got the volume to where you want
c> it. The only other option is to tape over the speaker opening to
c> "muffle" the sound therefore decreasing the volume or just cut the leads
c> feeding the chime all together.
c> You are correct that keeping the door button depressed will work but
c> that option truly isn't an option.
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