Having problems with your 1995 Pontiac Grand Prix ?
Security light flashing, does not turn over, do i replace ignition or ecm or both? Do i need new key if i replace ignition?
I went to work car started fine. Then went to start the car and go homeand the car would not crank over and the security light comes on, the radio starts but the engine does not start. A friend said it is the transponder in the key and to get the dealer to check the code and cut a new one. Should that not work is there another logical explanation? Thank you
Your key has been deactivated, try placing the key in the ignition turn the key to on and leave it there for a minimum of ten minutes. then turn the key off and try restarting the car. this should recode the key to the car and it should start. If this dont work you will have to get the key recoded for your car.
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Security light flashing, does not turn over, do i replace ignition or ecm or both? Do i need new key if i replace ignition? I went to work car started fine. Then went to start the car and go homeand the car would not crank over and the security light comes on, the radio starts but the engine does not start. A friend said it is the transponder in the key and to get the dealer to check the code and cut a new one. Should that not work is there another logical explanation? Thank you
Your key has been deactivated, try placing the key in the ignition turn the key to on and leave it there for a minimum of ten minutes. then turn the key off and try restarting the car. this should recode the key to the car and it should start. If thi ... 1995 Pontiac Grand Prix
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Greetings,\015\012Does the key have a chip in it? If it does, read the resistance accross both sides of the key chip on the 20k scale, buy a 96 cent pack of resistors from Radio Shack, and solder together a set of them that equals near 2% vari ... 2005 Saturn ION
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