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Tried to start up, thought it might be flay battery so tried jumping nothing so plugged in the 240 v external lead to see if any would happen..... Same it looks as if the engine is immobilised because every time I try and move the ignition key the alarm go's off. Help please
Could be faulty ignition switch.
Posted on May 04, 2013
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: engine alarm immobilisers
is that factory alarm,you can try to lock and unlock the driver side door.if not usually they put areset button under the driver kick panel,or u can bypass it by tapping the yellow wire on the ignition swicth,wiring side,
Posted on May 28, 2008
What happens when you turn the key?... is there a clicking or clunking noise?... try tapping the starter and the solenoid that is attached to the starter and see if that helps. It may help if you have someone else turn the key while you tap on the starter and solenoid.
Posted on May 07, 2009
SOURCE: Suspected immobiliser problem
Immobilizer unit is connected in series with the neutral safety switch.
Next time your Luxes GS fail to start.....put you foot on the brake,shift to NEUTRAL (N) and turn the key.
A shorting/shorted neutral will draw power and kill the battery.
Give it a try.
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Posted on Oct 27, 2009
SOURCE: key stuck in ignition
your ignition have to be replaced focus 2002/7 have that problem and a lot more often if you have a lot of other keys with it,try some wd40 ,but if you do take the key out replace the ignition or you going to get stuck.
Posted on Aug 03, 2010
SOURCE: Left lights on ,and ran
Find the alarm and disconnect it, or locate the fuse to the alarm and remove it. Then you can charge the battery without all the noise. Once the battery is charged, hook the alarm up and disarm it with the remote.
Posted on Dec 28, 2010
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