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Key reprogramming 2005 honda civic ex, replaced ignition with used ignition. had new igntion key reprogrammed to car. reprogramming of key(s) successful. green key light will not go off with reprogrammed key and car will not crank. hooked back up original ignition (that has been taken apart due to key locked in switch, cranking with screwdriver), car cranks. What has happened with key program process, is there a step that has been missed?

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    reprogramming the ignition key code

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    if i swap my engine will i have to reprogram the ecm to the new engine

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The problem is you need to use OE ( original equipment )
Honda made their cars so that you need to buy from them not a wrecker...The ignition feeds to the computer, So using a screw driver will make life worse...The ignition cylinder is similer to what"s in your front door...

Posted on Nov 25, 2013

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SOURCE: 1995 Honda Civic won't start

U will need to replace the ignition electrical switch, it is attached to the other end of the ignition key cylinder,de-trim the steering wheel for access to the switch, about 4 screws hold the **** shell covers on.

Posted on May 26, 2009

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SOURCE: 1991 Honda Civic starts and Runs while cranking only ,then dies ?

I had the same problem with my Daughters 91 civic 4dr..It turned out to be the ignition switch.. Replaced the electronic portion (kept the original Key) and it fixed the problem.

Posted on Aug 17, 2009

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SOURCE: 1997 Honda Civic EX w/160,000 miles. Randomly

Sounds like a starter. next time it does it try to tap on starter with screw driver handle or hammer handle just a couple taps then try to restart car if starts then starter is going.

Posted on May 03, 2010

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2005 honda civic ex, replaced ignition with used ignition. had new igntion key reprogrammed to car. reprogramming of key(s) successful. green key light will not go off with reprogrammed key and car will...


Even with the reprogrammed key's the engine would crank, it might not start but it would crank over so that leave's only one thing, your used ignition switch is bad.

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the book covers this.
see here, for your free book,
http://hondatech.info/downloads/Auto/Manuals/Civic/

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May be keyfob needs reprogramming to make it work line normal.

Keyfob remote reprogramming is not very difficult but on some cases it can be done by dealer service tools.

If the remote s faulty then key fob will not get programmed.

Insert the key in ignition. Turn the key to on position, and cycle the key three times off-on-off-on-off-on. Then with the key fob remote select your remote and then try to operate the vehicle with remote.

These are just the basic procedure, but sometimes it will not help.

On that case dealer is the only option.


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There is a related troubleshooting link mentioned below for remote key fob reprogramming. Click the link below to go through its details and procedure: -------

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http://alltypesofpartsreplacing.blogspot.com/2012/12/keyfob-programming-reprogramming-car.html



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