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I have a 2004 Pontaic Grand Am and the security light comes on and yes i have been leaving the key on for ten minutes and it does come back on after that but how can i get the problem fixed so i dont have to go through all of that i took it to the dealer and they dont know what to do.

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  • diannec2007 Mar 24, 2011

    Do you know if this is costly?

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Hello
I would just put a new ignition cylinder and key since thier is somthing wrong with yours. Ive seen this alot on the Grand Ams and Malibus, the dealer should have to
Good luck
Chris

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  • Chris Jensen Mar 28, 2011

    Hello
    Maybe a couple hundred installed shouldnt be anymore then that.Probably worth it
    Good luck
    Chris

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