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2003 Saturn Vue: garage..it is park..PASSLOCK..unlocking

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I have a 2003 Saturn Vue and I pulled into the garage on Saturday and accidentally turned off the engine before placing it is park. Now the vehicle will not start. I was told maybe the PASSLOCK system was activated but the unlocking the button the remote is not resetting it at all... advice please.....
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Eric replied 11 years ago.

Double check your factory key to make sure which system it has.  Your key will have either a PK3 (as in picture), PK2 or PL(I think).  Verify that your symptoms correspond to the technical bulletin on this link and follow the procedures.


http://www.bsecorp.com/files/techtips/ST9303l.pdf


Expert:  Eric replied 11 years ago.
 Jennifer,  Also check your owners manual for specific instructions.  Be sure to post back if you need further guidance too.
Customer: replied 11 years ago.
Reply to Eric's Post: There is no PK2 or PK 3 on my keys. There is on one side 2 little dots. Is this a PK 2?
Expert:  Eric replied 11 years ago.
Jennifer,
 

Did you try the link as was posted above?  You probably simply need to go through the relearning process for the key.

 

Expert:  Davo replied 11 years ago.
I'm waiting to see what happens but I'll be amazed if a relearn procedure fixes this.Eric what theft deterrent system does a Saturn Vue use?Could you also describe the operation and the components of the system on her car specifically?I can say the gear shifter isn't one.
Customer: replied 11 years ago.
Reply to Eric's Post: Eric,
I did previously go to the link above and have that information already. I am taking the car tomorrow to get the OBDII codes out and try the relearn feature at that time. I will keep you posted. I am tired of driving others vehicles. I want mine back!!!!!!   

Jennifer
Customer: replied 11 years ago.
Reply to Eric's Post: Eric,
There is nothing in the manual about this really. Except that I may have to take it to the dealer to have is relearned if the UNLOCK tries do not work.

Jennifer

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