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I have a 1997 chevy caviler and the theft system light stays on and car will not start I tried changing fuses and making a new key for the car and it still will not start what can I do now

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Turn key to the on position the theft light will flash (can take up to 15 min) when it stops flashing turn key off and this will re program your computer to your ignition car should start right up

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  • diamondtia Mar 29, 2011

    an easier way to get by this which GM dealers dont want to tell you. Take the shroud off your steering wheel. Make sure you pull the fuse under the hood for your air bag.

    You will see either a three or 4 tiny wire connector going to your ignition. Turn your key to the on position, cut the "yellow" wire and you shouldn't have anymore problems with antitheft.


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