Mend Security Systems, Home Alarm Systems

Security Systems, Home Alarm Systems
Find out how to mend it for free.

Ask Question

Related Categories

Mend Car Alarm Systems
Car Alarm Systems

Home Alarm Systems

Mend Mend Security Systems, Home Alarm Systems

Eurosec PR5208 Mains Flt after drilling through cable?

Hi Guys
I have a Eurosec alarm in my apartment with a PR5208 control panel. About eight years ago when I moved in here I drilled through an alarm cable when installing some patio blinds. Since then the alarm has has Mains Flt error and I haven't used it in all that time!

I want to sell the apartment now so I need to get the alarm sorted.
Is there anyway I can reset the system myself and perhaps disable the lounge PIR sensor or will I need to call out an engineer?

Many thanks in advance for any helpful suggestions.
Regards
Rich

Richard in Manchester
April 2014
Hi guys
A big thank you for your advice, it is much appreciated. The main fuse and one small glass fuse had blown, also the battery was completely dead. I ordered a new battery from eBay and replaced fuses and the alarm is working for the first time in eight years! I didn't need to jump any connection as all zones seem to still be working.
I saved loads on calling someone out to repair it so I can spend that money on the family holiday instead ......

A big thank you again for taking the time to share your advice.

Best wishes
Rich

Richard in Manchester
April 2014
Don't forget a new battery :)

May as well replace it whilst your in the panel because there's a serious chance it's buggered.

e manno
April 2014
turn mains power off,open the panel check to see what zone the lounge sensor is on,short it out by putting a cable across the zone,check for any blown fuse replace them,close panel ,press reset or put in your pin number hope this helps

gts
April 2014

Categories

Find out how to mend just about anything howtomendit.com for free repair help, information and advice.
Categories

Can you help?

Are you an expert who can help answer questions? Click here to see the unanswered questions for each category.