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Starter switch putting new stater switch in new keys do not have the chips in them like the old ones. with this be a problem for the computer to reset?

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Afraid so. The sensor in the old switch read the chip and communicated to the computer that it was good to go. Without the chip or the sensor, I doubt if your computer will work. Check with a dealer to be sure.

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