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Hello, we have a problem with our Saturn SL 1997. Suddenly the alarm system started. We did not do anything which could start an alarm system. We tried to put the key into the ignition but nothing happens. We locked and unlocked all doors and treid to turn the car on again, but nothing happen except the alarm system sounds. Now we figuered out which fuse is responsible for the alarm system and put it off. We tried again to start the motor, but nothing happens. And yes it is an automatic and yes we are in park. Please help us! It is sunday and everything is closed! We are on vacation and aren't mechanics we just want to have fun :D :D Thank you for your help Michael & Philipp

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My guess is it has something to do with the anti theft security system. This is the system that has to do with that little black chip in the shaft of you key. Is the SECURITY light lit up on the dash when you put the key in? If you see it at all, this is your problem. Check this link for info http://vatspasslockpasskeysecurityhelp.yolasite.com/ and answers to the problem.

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