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How to defeat immobilizer (red l.e.d.)

Want to get car to start

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    warren cooper May 25, 2014

    I beat the thing turned on ignition then turned to start then removed neg cable while key was on waited 20 min then reconnect cable


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The immobilizer cannot be defeated. The key has a code that's stored in it, which the immobilizer needs in order to give the go ahead to the rest of the car to start.
Tow the car to a dealer and have them cut a new key for it, and reprogram it.

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