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My Car Alarm light won't go off, Car won't start

When trying to start up my Kia Spectra (2000), it cranks, but there is no noise. I can't get the alarm light to go off with the disable button on the keychain. I'm thinking that the alarm is somehow interferring with the car's ability to start. Can someone help? I was just getting ready to call Triple A, but thought I'd check here first. Valerie, Saturday, 8/9/08 9:15 am (Eastern). Thanks.

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  • sue9126 Mar 10, 2009

    I have the same problem yesterday. Can you tell me what the problem was and how you fixed it?

  • garydamiano Nov 06, 2009

    Just wondering if you fixed the problem, casue Im having the same trouble...
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