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Dash board There is a Little yellow (a car with a key inside)light on the dash board. I do not know what that is...Can you help me?

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That is a light to let you now there is a problem with the anti-theft system. If it is on all the time a fault has been detected. The car should continue to start but may not start if the battery is disconnect, goes dead, or is replaced.

If it comes on when you start the car and then goes out there is no problem. This is a normal bulb check.

if it is blinking and the vehicle will not start than the anti-theft system is armed and needs to be relearned.

Posted on Apr 18, 2014

  • daddytech Apr 19, 2014

    If you replaced your key with a non GM key there is a chance that you need to get the correct passlock key from your dealer in order to make that light go out and stay out. there could also be an issue with one of your key fobs that unlock lock and or start the car

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