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I have an 07 and trying to figure out if I have a factory alarm or not. It has a panic button on the remote but not sure if that also means it has an alarm. How can I know for sure?

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I don't believe it has an alarm it just has a antitheft system which disables the engine from starting without the proper key. On the 2007 I think there may be no anti theft system at all. I have an 08 and the key has a chip in it that's programmed to the my FJ.
 

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My suggestion would be to roll down the driver side window. Lock the doors via the key fob. Reach inside the window and open the door. Did the horn start blasting? If so, I would think that you have an alarm system. If not, then perhaps it is just a key-less entry system.
 

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Exactly what he said ^^^

The PANIC button has to be held down for about 2 seconds if you want to try that out.
 

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This is correct. i have an '07 and installed the factory alarm myself shortly after purchase. Look for the button shown in the picture - it's used to disable to motion sensor so you can lock the door with your kids/dog inside without them setting off the alarm.

I might be mistaken, but I always thought the factory alarm option had a switch on the dash, like the one on the bottom right:
 

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When I lock my doors the alarm also arms. For the first few mins, a little red light on the air bag on/off window blinks fast. Once armed the blinks slow down. My stock alarm also has a radar system. So to test it, I can roll my windows down, arm the truck, and wave my arms inside the pass side window.
 

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This is correct. i have an '07 and installed the factory alarm myself shortly after purchase. Look for the button shown in the picture - it's used to disable to motion sensor so you can lock the door with your kids/dog inside without them setting off the alarm.
I’m interested in doing this , I understand it’s a programmable feature through the OBD2 but I don’t have the software or the cable. I called the dealerships but they don’t know much about it since Toyota’s apparently stopped using factory alarms since 2014 or some such. I really don’t want to add aftermarket but I need some basic smash and grab protection. Found out about TIS Techstream on the YouTube but I need to know more before I take action.
Any tips would be Very much appreciated .
 
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