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2000 plymouth neon won't recognize transponder key

Car will start will drive but when i turn car off and come back out to start car i will start for 2 seconds and turn off. i have to wait up to an hour before i will start and drive please help i t acts like its not recognizing the transponder key

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There is a keyless entry control module

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Check the voltage at the battery. It should be in the 12.5+ volt range. Check your connections also to be sure they are clean and tight. A quick check to see if there is enough juice to crank the engine over is to turn the ignition switch to start and at the same time honk the horn. If the horn blows and the starter does not crank, you probably have a bad starter.
The starter is located on the radiator side of the engine block and is held to the transaxle by 2 bolts. Follow the positive cable to the starter. Hope this helps;
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It's the starter i had the same problem once with a car and i had to replace the starter

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Two people here to test it; while another person tries to start it, lightly hit the starter and see if it starts to work. If it does start working, then the starter is defective. If it don't start cranking over then check your battery cables for damage, lose or corrosion. 99% bet first at starter go to bad; 2nd possibilitie the ignition switch.

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you can hear the fuel pump come on when you first turn the key on? like a humm? Do you know what the fuel pressure is? Does it have spark to the spark plugs?

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