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Immobilizer wont work, dropped key, have taken it to garage, but they say capacitor has broken, and I need a new key. Can it be fixed?
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
work it manually and it should work ...ie put the key in the door and open and lock the door 3 times slowly then jump in and try to start within 15 secs .if it doesnt work then be prepared to be fleeced and lay the golden egg at the dealers
Posted on Nov 23, 2008
here is an online free workshop manual....GOOD LUCK! http://www.scribd.com/doc/7814761/Renault-Workshop-Repair-Manual-Manual-Gearboxes
Posted on Apr 26, 2009
If there is a blinking car icon with an "X" over it. This icon means the Immobilizer has been activated and hence won't allow the car to start. It could be due to a bad SCU, Start Control Unit. The SCU is actually the ignition switch on these cars.
Most of the time it's triggered by the anti-theft system..You can try this trick i learned that the dealers won't tell you...try locking and unlocking of the doors five times with the remote to reset the immobilizer and see if this helps.
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Posted on Jul 15, 2009
I show immobilizers where only started in the 1998 accords, if you have a remote starter and they used a key in the box bypass all you need to do is find the box under the dash open it up and use the key
Posted on Jan 31, 2010
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