Viper SmartStart


Start, locate or control your car from virtually anywhere with your Smartphone. Virtually Unlimited Range


Even more ways to connect!

Works with Apple Watch and Android wear smart watches.  Talk or tap to control key functions such as start, lock/unlock, locate or manage alerts.

This system contains everything you need to Connect Your Car. This Viper SmartStart system offers 2-way functionality via the SmartStart app, so you can receive command confirmation and more to help control your vehicle.

Viper SmartStart Connects Your Car like never before, providing an entirely new level of 2-way interaction with your vehicle. Connectivity is managed through our cloud services network linking car and app.

What is SmartStart?

Now you can remote start, lock and unlock your car just by pushing a button on your smartphone; using the SmartStart App from Viper, the leader in vehicle security and remote start.

You can also control multiple vehicles – great for families – and assign more than one user to control a vehicle. It's easy with SmartStart! But, this is only the beginning! SmartStart is loaded with additional features including GPS tracking, SmartSchedule, vehicle status, parked car finder and more.

Viper SmartStart can be used from just your smartphone or can be paired with a number of different remotes offering a range of diferent options. Click Here to View The Optional Remotes



The simple graphical interface gives you control over the following features of your installed remote start system:


  • Start, lock & unlock your car using your smartphone
  • Remote engine starter
  • Keyless entry and trunk release
  • 3x Lock start – use your factory fob to start vehicle
  • Optional RF fob kits available

SmartStart GPS

  • Locate your vehicle at the press of a button
  • Worried about teen drivers? Receive alerts any time your vehicle exceeds a preset speed limit
  • Lock down your vehicle and get notified if it is moved without your permission
  • Forget where you parked? Get directions using built-in Map page
  • SmartFence alerts: Get Out of Bounds notifications if your vehicle goes into or out of specified areas
  • Use one-touch check-in to update your social network
  • Scheduling feature makes it easy to monitor your vehicle at preset times and days

Features and Specifications

  • Keyless Entry
  • Lock / Arm
  • Unlock / Disarm
  • Remote Car Starter
  • SmartStart GPS
  • SmartFence
  • Vehicle Status
  • Keyless Entry
  • Vehicle Alerts
  • Trunk Release
  • Auxiliary Function Support


Your Viper SmartStart hardware is an "always-on" connected device that communicates over a cellular network. Just like a smartphone, your SmartStart requires a service plan to communicate over the network.



Frequently Asked Questions


What is Viper SmartStart?

Viper SmartStart is the only vehicle security and remote start system that works with your smartphone. Viper SmartStart is brought to you by Viper, the leader in vehicle security and remote start systems. With SmartStart, you can use your smartphone to pre-warm your car’s cabin in the winter, pre-cool it in the summer, lock and unlock your doors, arm and disarm your vehicle’s security system, open your trunk, and even find your car in a parking lot, all using your smartphone.

Why do I need Viper SmartStart?

Viper SmartStart is a clever solution that combines the functionality of your vehicle’s key fob with your cell phone. Now you can control your vehicle’s locks, security system, remote start system, and trunk release with your cell phone. Anyone who’s used a remote car starter before knows that range is critically important to maximizing the value of your remote starter – and range doesn’t get any better than with a Viper SmartStart. If your phone has sufficient signal and your vehicle also has sufficient signal……YOU’RE ALL SET!

Why do I need to remote start my car?

Let’s face it; your vehicle can be pretty uncomfortable in extreme weather. In fact, getting into a frozen or overheated car can be downright painful. With remote start, you can start your car from the comfort of your home to make sure it is the right temperature before you get inside. The SmartStart remote start system provides virtually unlimited range so you can rest assured your remote start system is activated no matter how far away you are from your vehicle.

What do I need to get Viper SmartStart?

A complete Viper SmartStart system, or, if you already have a compatible remote start system, you need the add-on Viper SmartStart module. A compatible smart phone (not included with the Viper SmartStart system). Viper SmartStart application for your smartphone

Can I demo the Viper SmartStart smartphone App?

Yes. Download the Viper SmartStart app and give it a try for free. You do not need a SmartStart system to try the app.

Will Viper Viper SmartStart work if I’m too far away from my vehicle?

With Viper SmartStart, there is no such thing as "too far away." Viper SmartStart works over a cellular network or over Wi-Fi, giving you virtually unlimited range anywhere in the U.S. As long as your vehicle is in range of a cellular signal and your phone has a 3G or Wi-Fi signal, SmartStart will work.

Why do I need to pay for a service plan?

Your Viper SmartStart is an “always-on” connected device that communicates over a cellular network. Just like a cell phone, your SmartStart requires a service plan from a cellular provider to communicate over the network.

How do I activate my Viper SmartStart account?

Step 1. Your installer activates the Viper SmartStart product:

Immediately after installing the device in the vehicle, your installer will activate the device using a specific device activation website.

Step 2. You set up your account and activate your SmartStart smartphone app:

Once your SmartStart module is activated, you will receive an email that contains your SmartStart username and account password.

Follow these steps:

  • From your smartphone, launch the SmartStart App.
  • Go to the "Settings" tab.
  • Type in your SmartStart username and password from the activation email and click the "Done" button.
  • Exit the SmartStart App and relaunch it. Now you should see your vehicle(s) in the "Cars" tab.
Once you've completed the activation steps, your SmartStart system is ready to use.

Can I control my vehicle from more than one phone?

Yes. Users can be added by downloading the app on another smartphone and entering the User Name and Password for the account. Once the app is installed on the new smartphone, you can access all cars already set up on the account.

Can I install Viper SmartStart myself?

Viper SmartStart is available only through authorized retailers that offer professional installation. Professional installation is required.

What is remote start?

Remote start means being able to start your vehicle from a distance using a remote control, or in the case of Viper SmartStart, your smartphone. This allows you to have the vehicle warmed up in cold weather or cooled down in hot weather, before you get in to drive it. This may seem like a luxury but in extreme climates it is virtually a necessity as well as a safety factor.

Is my car secure after I remote start it?

Yes. Our systems keep the vehicle locked securely while it is remote started, and it still requires a key to actually drive the car. If anyone gets in the car and tries to drive it without the key, the car just shuts off.

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