Security Alarm Systems Technical Supports
Source: Vedard Security Alarm Systems
KB-A1188 is LCD keypad programming Ademco Contact Security Alarm Control Panel. It has both wire telephone network and wireless GSM network for reliable alarm signal transmission.
KB-A1188 is designed for security service installing small business, store, shop security and protection. 6 wired zones and 6 wireless zones enable the easy installation of detectors.
KB-A1188 is sophistical designed with sound and light signal communication. Not only details of installing and programming the alarm system are written in our user’s manual, but also troubleshooting is written in the user’s manual.
Here is the troubleshooting for KB-A1188 and many are suitable for general security alarm systems as well.
When it connects with AC, the running indicator of alarm panel isn’t bright.
Check whether the plug is input in the socket.
Input the plug in the socket.
Check the problem of AC socket.
Change the new socket.
When you press the key of remote controller, the indicator of remote controller doesn’t turn on or the distance of remote controller is too short.
The battery power of remote controller is not sufficient.
Change the battery of remote controller.
The indicator of a wired zone is often bright.
Wiring of detector is wrong or the contact has problem.
Check the wiring of detector is connected correctly. Check the terminal screw of wiring is tightened.
When the triggering way of zone is set to be end-line resistor, the end-line resistor such as 2.2K or 4.7K should be connected.
Connect the end-line resistor as required to the zone ends.
The wireless zone reports that the battery power is low.
The battery power of detector is low.
Change the battery of the detector.
Wireless detector often alarms in mistake.
The installation position of the detector doesn’t up to the standard of installation.
Re-place the detector installation position.
When the alarm panel dials the alarm telephones, the alarm center failed communication.
The type of this alarm telephone wasn’t defined.
Program the alarm telephone type correctly.
When the telephone receives the alarm, you will hear a voice of disconnection between the alarm panel and the telephone.
The telephone which connected with the alarm panel turns on the anti-theft dialing function.
The anti-theft dialing function of telephone which is connected with the alarm panel should be closed.
When the alarm system is armed, the arm indicator is off and the alarm panel makes five sounds of “Di…Di…Di…Di…D”.
One of the wired zone is in trouble.
Check the wired zones.
The user is not authorized to arm the alarm system.
Authorize the user to arm the alarm system.
When arm is made successfully, the trouble zones bypass automatically.
The function of forced arm is open.
Close function of force arm.
3# and 4# remote controllers can’t be learned to arm/disarm and also hearing five sounds of “Di…Di…Di…Di…D”.
Arm/disarm operation of 3# and 4# remote controllers are not open.
Authorize arm type for 3# and 4# remote controllers.
Alarm phone is enrolled, but it doesn’t dial when alarm.
You didn’t input *4 at the end of the alarm phone when enroll the phone number to the alarm panel.
re-enroll the alarm phone number and add *4 at the end.
At disarm status, trigger the detector, the keypad buzzer sound for 2 seconds.
The triggered zone is 24 hours zone or doorbell zone.
Every 20 seconds, the keypad will sound for 1 second.
Telephone line error
Check and confirm the telephone line is connected well.
Wireless detector battery power is low
Check and replace wireless detector battery
GSM module error
Check GSM module antenna, SIM card connection with alarm panel.