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Anti theft system in a 1997 Cad.Seville "Starter disabled" Car has been sitting for a while in humid conditions.

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You may have to start from scratch with starting your car. does your radio have to be recoded after the battery dies? if so do not attempt to do this!! remove the positive side of battery terminal for 10 mins. this will reset the cars computer. whan you put the positive cable back onto the battery the car should start, if not, try to boost the car. the car should start. hope this helps and thank you for choosing fixya.com

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