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Jettadan1, Cadillac Technician
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Cadillac STS my car wont start because of the anti theft

Customer Question

my car won't start because of the anti theft system issue. how can I override to get home/
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  Jettadan1 replied 5 years ago.

Jettadan1 :

Hello, I am Daniel. I may ask you questions, to better answer you. Please let me know if you have any other questions before you Accept.

Jettadan1 :

your lucku you dont own a ford there wouldnt be a reset

Jettadan1 :

let me grab your real quick

Jettadan1 :

turn key to on for ten minutes

Jettadan1 :

then off for 5 seconds. do this 2 more times.

Jettadan1 :

after 30 minutes and the 3 5 sec start the car only turn the key to on and not start.

Jettadan1 :

so after the 3rd off for 5 seconds start car.

Jettadan1 :

this is if there isnt a malfunction.

Customer:

thank you. where do i accept

Jettadan1 :

you should see a Accept button.

Customer:

will u be on doe 30 mins?

Jettadan1 :

click on it.

Customer:

will you be on for 30 mins?

Jettadan1 :

I will be on till 11 its 930 now.

Customer:

it could malfunction?

Jettadan1 :

yes it may not be starting because of a bad componant

Jettadan1 :

10 minutes off for full 5 seconds then 2 more times.

Jettadan1 :

on for 10 minutes

Customer:

after the 10 min on and 5 secs off 3x i should turn it on?

Jettadan1 :

it should start

Customer:

ok. thanks. if I need to chat again should i just log in again?

Jettadan1 :

sure

Jettadan1 :

I will send you a message after you click on accept.

Customer:

ok

Jettadan1 and 2 other Cadillac Specialists are ready to help you
Expert:  Jettadan1 replied 5 years ago.
good luck
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

hello-the 3 cycles didn't work. any other options?

Also, I need to change my email

 

Expert:  Jettadan1 replied 5 years ago.

is the anti theft light on?

If so leave the key on until it goes off.

It should take 15 minutes. then try to start

it.

Jettadan1 and 2 other Cadillac Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
i'm getting the same message-"disabled due to anti theft system"
Expert:  Jettadan1 replied 5 years ago.

ok lock all your doors with key and unlock them with trunk. and turn key to on until it goes off.

 

Customer: replied 5 years ago.

unlock the doors with "trunk"?

 

Expert:  Jettadan1 replied 5 years ago.
and trunk and doors its a sequence that shows you belong to the car.