GC3 - Tamper Trouble

What is a Tamper?

What causes a Tamper?

Cover not secure

  • Cover not reassembled correctly
  • Gaps in the cover
  • Cover missing off the sensor

How to prevent it: Make sure sensor cover on correctly

Lack of maintenance (dead batteries)

  • Failure to replace dead batteries

How to prevent it: Maintain system including replacing batteries 

Spring or switch 

  • Tamper spring or switch missing
  • Tamper spring or switch is not depressed

How to prevent it: Test your system and all components monthly. 

Slamming doors

  • Slamming door can cause spring or switch inside keypad to tamper
  • Slamming window can cause spring or switch inside sensor to tamper
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