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Old 01-10-2007, 01:33 PM
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My bf's mother's car has a problem with the security light. Some times it comes on for no apparent reason and then she has to wait 3 minutes for the light to go off, before the car will start. It seems to be a sporatic problem that is happening more and more.
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Old 01-12-2007, 12:58 PM
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Key dirty? Ignition switch dirty?

Does the car run and quit in the driveway?

or

Usualy a security tamper switch at a door or trunk is bad or a bad ground..

Also is she using the remote key unlock alot.. try using a key once in a while to open a door.. I think it resets stuff ..

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Old 01-14-2007, 10:26 PM
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its prob got a remote start
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Old 01-15-2007, 01:34 AM
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when a remote starter is installed(aftermarket), they have to by-pass the vats(vehicle anti-theft system). which causes the light to come on.
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Old 01-16-2007, 10:24 PM
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I dont think it would be intermittent.. with the remote start always installed.

Just a thought.

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