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Anti theft put a used ignition switch in my 1997 pontiac sunfire. the anti thef came on can't get it off. do we have to take it to a dealership or can we do it ourselves?

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    1997 pontiac sunfire

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Hi , not necessarily , did you replace the key and tumbler , or the ignition switch (electrical part) ? there is a password relearn procedure , attempt to start the vehicle , leave ignition on until THEFT SYSTEM indicator turns off , (approximetly 10 minutes) , turn ignition switch off , attempt to start vehicle , if vehicle starts , password has been learned ... if password does not relearn , i can post some diagnostic procedures .

J5

Posted on Jan 21, 2009

  • mcclearyj Jan 30, 2011

    my light stays on after relearn and engine will not crank.

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