|Alarm Security Buyer's Guide - 2009|
The PolarStart 3175E is a one-way remote starter with EncyptR technology which includes two 5-button transmitters (up to 2200ft / 670m of range), a monopole antenna with embedded bright-blue LED and PAB (programming assistance button). Features include safe start, swap start, home valet mode, remote controlled valet mode, ignition controlled valet mode, multi-car operation, 5th button with stop/panic functions, built-in basic OEM-style alarm, 3 auxiliary outputs and Configurable input.
Zenesis Electronics Z-101 / ZN-302
The Zenesis Z-101 / Z-302 comes fully packed with features both consumers and installers have been looking for. Zenesis Electronics designed a unit with features such as momentary/latch/pulse/timed pulse outputs for aux, dedicated 2nd door unlock, dedicated proximity with 2 stage input, built-in starter kill relay, dual polarities for door lock/unlock, IGN/ACC/Starter, backup battery compatibility, and RS232 Data Port for faster and easier installation. The popular Z-PASS TOUCH module is now available in all of Zenesis’ product line. Range is also boosted with SBT technology. Battery-tray design was used in order for users to easily exchange the battery without having to use any special tools. Z-SYNC allows users to use their factory remote to control lock/unlock and remote start functions. Lastly, the Z-MATIC Intelligent Turbo Timer calculates the optimal engine run time after each drive based on the RPM movement and duration of the drive. This not only properly protects the turbo, it also saves gas/emissions by reducing unnecessary idle time. Overall, the Z-101 / ZN-302 is designed for the “mature enthusiasts” who will enjoy award winning remote design, and advanced features such as the Z-PASS TOUCH, Z-MATIC Intelligent Turbo Timer and Z-SYNC.
The Clifford 4102X is a one-way 24-channel remote start / keyless entry system with clone-safe, code-hopping, super code with 2,000ft of Range. Features include programmable parking light flash output (+ / -), failsafe starter kill/anti grind/ defrost output, virtual tach, built-in XCR (Extreme Capacity Relay Satellite), D2D and XpressPort ready. The Clifford 4102X also has a built-in turbo timer, four auxiliary outputs, user adjustements and programming done thru the transmitter, plus horn honk output (comes with 2 - 5 button 1-way transmitters).