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The anti theft system wont disengage in my 2005 taurus

Tried the remote.tried the key. tried to start the car...nothing. the theft light blinks and the car makes really strange noises. whats the problem and how do I fix it

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  • mikep27 Jul 12, 2008

    Thanks Guill,

    I changed the battery, started right up. Now we have to see if its the alternator. Anyway tahks for your assistance

  • bjcparadise Aug 08, 2008

    turned car off to go in store. came out went to start . heavy clicking throughout engine and noise in trunk.. checked trip switch.....(any special steps for that?) theft light blinks, also getting light ,,,1 sec....that looks like gas cap area along with trip switch

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Mike. Please be sure the battery is good. and full charged.
OR if you have an other one, change.

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