Never enter a freezing cold car with ice-covered windows again! No matter what the weather, RS500 remote starter keeps you comfortable, warm or cool whatever the condition demands. With a touch of a button from inside your home or office, you get the car interior temperature you want. Other conveniences include remote door locking and unlocking and trunk release for easy access when your arms are full.


  • Starts your vehicle and its heater and defroster or AC and runs engine for either 15 or 25 minutes whichever is programmed.
  • Comes with two 5-button remote transmitters.
  • Up to 1000 feet range with antenna/receiver that has builtin LED status indicator and valet switch.
  • Parking lights flash to confirm operation.
  • Hom chirps to confirm operation (relay required)
  • “Cold start” feature automatically starts and runs the engine in extreme weather for a selectable 15 or 25 minutes.
  • “Pit stop” feature lets stop for coffee or dry-cleaning with your key in hand without turning off the vehicle or concern of vehicle theft.
  • Brake pedal and hood switch safety feature shut down engine when brake is pressed or when hood is opened.
  • On-board relays for starter, ignition, accessories and parking lights.
  • Tach and true RPM sensing for real-time cranking.
  • Tachless sensing using adaptive digital signal processing.
  • Control module port for use with a programmable data bus by pass module.
  • Gas and diesel compatible.


  • Hom out put to confirm operation, find car in parking lot, or panic (triggers hom in an emergency).
  • Starter defeat.
  • Illuminated entry, dome light supervision (lights the car’s interior for safer entry).
  • Anti-grind Remote start for Fuel-Injected Automatic Transmission
  • Vehicles Only.

KEYLESS ENTRY FEATURES (System includes all the remote starter features plus the following):

  • Lock and unlock transmitter buttons to operate power door locks at a distance.
  • Trunklhatch release button (positive polarity requires a relay).
  • Doors lock and unlock with ignition on and off.
  • Flashing parking lights to confirm door lock unlock operation.
  • Hom chirp to confIrm door lock unlock operation (requires a relay).

Additional information: LIMITED LIFETIME WARRANTY.
Most vehicles require a standard by pass module or programmable data bus interface module for remote starting. The vehicle wiring guide at will tell you what type is required. If your vehicle is not shown in the guide, please call 1-800-624-0500 or use the customer feedback form at to request information.