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2003 pontiac grand am

My car will not start the security light was blinking before it would not start again.also engine service light was on.I thought my anti theft system locked my car but I have reset it it still will not start

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This happened to me as well - always at the most inopportune time. When you get this, turn the ignition off, then turn to on (do not start). Let it sit there for about 10 minutes. Once the security light quits blinking you are good to go.

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