2001 Oldsmobile Aurora

How to reach the Theft Deterrent Control (TDM) module’s plug


To get to the TDM module you will need to remove the instrument cluster trim panel,  the TDM is located behind the information center number 3 in the picture below. You will be connecting the PRO Bypass module on the TDM plug (number 4 in the picture).




Remove the Instrument Panel Trim Plate Bezel to reach the TDM.



TDM Connector


If the enclosure of your NEWROCKIES PRO Module is green and blue, please setup the switches as following (if enclosure is black, please submit a request to our support team for correct switch configurations): 


Open the NEWROCKIES PRO Module's cover (this will NOT void the warranty) by removing the 2 screws on the bottom. Inside there are 2 sets of switches.


Set SW1 (8 switches) as following:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
on off off off off on on off


Set SW2 (10 switches) as following:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
off off off off off off off on off off


To install the NEWROCKIES PRO Module, connect it as following:


PRO Bypass

Car Wires

RED & WHITE wires 

Splice to the WHT wire on TDM plug terminal F


Splice to the BLK/WHT wire on TDM plug terminal H


Not Used


Not Used


Cut the Yellow wire on terminal B and connect the YEL from the Pro-Bypass to the it toward the plug and tape the other side as it will not be used.


Not Used


Splice to the BLK wire on TDM plug terminal J.


Preform the following relearn process


1) With a master passkey III key (Black), turn ON the ignition, with the engine OFF.

2) Observe the Security telltale, after approximately 10 minutes the telltale will turn off.

3) Turn OFF the ignition, and wait 5 seconds.

4) Repeat steps 1-3 two more times for a total of 3 cycles or 30 minutes.

On the next time the key is turned to start the car will start.



IMPORTANT: If your car still does not start, please follow the troubleshooting directions for Passlock 1/2 Systems before contacting our support team. This will make it easier and faster for us to handle your support questions and will enable us to serve you better.


The installation is completed.

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