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Immobiliser problem 1997 Kia Sportage...remote doesnt deactivate the immobiliser and the over ride digits dont work...the remote does work speraticly if you persit....what should l do..

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  • frank_sydow Jul 15, 2010

    Remote batterys fine and when pressed the dash led stops flashing and stays on brifely...normaly you would here a tick tick when it deactivates but not now



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Change the battery in the remote as a first step.

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  • geoff hunter Jul 15, 2010

    may need a diagnostics reset from a dealer.



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