Questions tagged [security]

For mechanisms that protect a vehicle against theft or malicious damage.

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Car Security System Problem

I have problems with the security system of my car. If I press the LOCK button in the key fob, there were sound indicators but the door locks are still unlocked. When I tried to open the door, the ...
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2004 Grand Am won't start up despite functioning electricals

My 2004 Pontiac Grand Am's battery is good, lights, radio and everything. However, when I turn the key on to try and start it, the security light turns off, no sound is made, until I turn the key ...
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Dodge Charger with Excalibur AL-1510-EDP security not starting with regular key

I own a Dodge Charger which is equipped with Excalibur AL-1510-EDP security system. My car battery went dead couple of days back and when I jump started it, it stopped working with my regular key. ...
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Security system activates intermittently on 2007 Montego

This is a 2007 Mercury Montego. The car starts but at any time the security light (padlock) comes on and either stalls engine or makes it hesitate, then it will restart or keep running after ...
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Toyota Corolla alarm system problems

I just bought a Toyota Corolla 2013 Special Edition last week. Just after a few days, suddenly once I entered the key, turned and I was going to start the engine, everything started blinking, the ...
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2002 Subaru Outback strange starting

my 2002 Subaru Outback has an anti theft starter system where if I turn the key nothing happens, but if I turn the key and also press the windshield wiper de-icer then the call will start. This is how ...
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Boot locking mchanism

Car boot won't shut tight won't click shut.removed top section and released spring which was stuck goes down but won't click tight.Audi 80 2.0. 92
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How to program doors to automatically lock at certain time?

We have had a rash of break-ins and thefts from our neighborhood vehicles, and of course -- it did not matter until I became a victim. Apparently, thieves come along late at night, check your door ...
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2018 Dodge Journey Alarm System

I recently bought a new vehicle and had an audio shop put an alarm system and a remote start in the vehicle. Everything seems to be working just fine, except for an annoyance with the remote start ...
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2001 buick century security system preventing car from starting

purchased a new key security light stays on then turns off car still does not turn on on line video suggest to bypass security system by soldering a resistor of equal value to the key to the wires ...
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2012 Sonata GLS won't turn on

I disconnected the battery to reset a check engine code, after connecting the battery to start the car the car won't start. The interior lights including the hazard light keep flashing for about 15 ...
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02 Buick Regal - key stuck in ignition when trying to start

Car is a 2002 Buick Regal GS. When I turn the key to the on position, the lights will come on, the gauges will activate, etc. but when I turn the key to start the vehicle, everything shuts off and the ...
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Severe static shocks from car after driving

I know that you can get a static shock when exiting your car after driving for a while from the friction on the seat. However I do have my car for several years and since a week or so I am starting to ...
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Car won't turn over on good battery and starter

The car is a 2007 Mazda6 3L which I parked overnight and won't turn over in the morning anymore. I did some preliminary diagnostic and ruled out some possibilities: The battery is full, 12.4 V. The ...
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2006 honda civic green key flash, recently jumped started and replaced battery will start but then it dies

Ok i have read several articles on this problem and have concluded that most likely i need to reprogram my car key to the car or emobilizer. My question is. Is it possible for me to reprogram it ...
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clone transponder

Is it possible to clone a 134.2 kHz transponder for a car? I see there are quite inexpensive projects for readers, and I was wondering if the encoding is such that the transponder I have for my car ...
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Security lug nut key with a rotating washer on top

I have lost my security log nut remover for a 2010 VW Routan station wagon, and it has a rotating washer in the front I tried every tire shop possible to remove it they said they cant, I don't know ...