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I can't start the truck after the battery has been disconected because of security system.

The battery has been disconected. Now the security system prevent the truck from starting. There is a combination of puttting the ignition switch to the second position a couple of times maybe while holding the brake or door lock down at the same time. I have done this before, but can't remember the correct steps to get the truck running again. Can you help?

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Turn the key on, leave the key on for 11 minutes. The security light will stop blinking. Turn the key off. Repeat this procedure 2 more times. Do this with a battery charger on it so the battery won't go dead. After the 3rd 11 minutes period, the truck will start.

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