Squealing buzzer

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Ellisdee
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My tercel:: 1985 wagon

Squealing buzzer

Post by Ellisdee » Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:08 pm

I finally located the buzzer next to the glovebox...can I just unplug that irritating squealing thing? It drives me crazy...

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Abletobecain
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My tercel:: 1983 4WD DLX, 1986 4WD SR5, 1985 4WD SR5, 1983 4WD SR5
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Re: Squealing buzzer

Post by Abletobecain » Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:38 pm

Yep, just unplug it. It'd be nice to repurpose it as a "turn your lights off" reminder would take some mods but I think someone has done it already.
1977 BMW R100S 1WD ("Brunhilda"/Summer Fun)
2007 Tundra Limited Crewmax 4x4 ("Tetsuo Shima"/Hauler) SOLD :cry:
1983 DLX Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Charlie"/Daily Driver)
1987 SR5 Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Sprocket"/Off-road-Camping)
1985 SR5 Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Lucky"/Project)
1983 SR5 Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Cadaver"/Parts Car)
1987 DLX Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Lil Red"/for sale soon)

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Petros
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My tercel:: '84 Tercel4wd w/extensive mods
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Re: Squealing buzzer

Post by Petros » Mon Aug 19, 2019 11:13 pm

Just unplug it. that was one of the first things I did when I got my first Tercel4wd.

I leave it in place, just in case someone nostalgic for government mandated annoying features wants to "restore" it to original function. I should just remove it and trash it. But I harbor the fantasy that these cars may actually become valuable and there will be those that want to restore it to "factory new" condition.
'87 Tercel 4wd SR5 (current engine swap project)
'84 Tercel 4wd (daily driver, with on going mods)
'92 Mazda MPV 4wd (wife's daily driver)
'85 Tercel 4wd DLX auto(daughter's daily driver)
'01 Honda Civic (other daughter's daily driver)

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