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Flashing light in gauges

Hi i just bought a 2000 sunfire and the battery was dead i changed it and now the car wont start when i turn the key on i got a light in the gauge cluster that keeps flashing the light is a car with a lock on it can anyone tell me what the problum is?

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Security system . Trun the ignition key on and leave it on for about twenty minutes,(light should stop falshing) then try and start it.

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