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2005 pt cruiser Car was under water, now have new computer. Starts for 5 seconds the stops, security light on dash. How do I determine it the chip in the key is defective, or the sensing ring for the key? Thanks!

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  • nascar74t Mar 05, 2009

    I know the security system go wet.

    I want to know how to determine if the chip in the key is defective, or the sensing ring around the ingnition switch.



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Turn key off and on three times and look at odometer if it throws a code it will say p then a number.if system is ok it will say Done

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The security system may have got wet. HAve you checked that its working properly? have you tried checking for error codes?

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  • Ekse Mar 05, 2009

    The chip / key is most likely fine if it didn't get wet, You could try another key / chip on it. Probably the sensor thats malfunctioning.

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