OK, no alarm trouble shooting until the keys arrive from the factory. The manual definitely refers to the red dot, the factory keys are supposed to be red dot and the only key I have has no dot.
Dang, that almost sounds like morse code
'73 280SEL 4.5 (9/72)- RIP
Only 8,173 units built from 5/71 thru 11/72
'02 CLK320 Cabriolet - wifey's mid-life crisis
2012 VW Jetta Sportwagon TDI...at least its a diesel
Non illegitemae carborundum.