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My car won't start and the Security light is blinking. What's wrong?

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The passlock is having some issues you can try and reset it with this procedure
PASSKEY LOCKOUT RESET ALL GM CARS 1999 AND UP
1) Put the key in the ignition and turn to the "ON" position. Leave it that way for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes turn the key and take it out. Repeat this process (2) more times (3 times, 30 minutes total) This should reset the PASSKEY system to recognize your key
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If this does not work then the ignition tumbler and passlock may need replaced.

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