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2002 chevy: replaced steering column now it wont start

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i have a 2002 chevy 1500hd the truck was stolen i replaced steering column now it wont start
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  cartech replied 5 years ago.

does the security or theft light flash when you try to start it

 

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
yes my security light flashes starts up for only a few seconds and cuts off
Expert:  cartech replied 5 years ago.

you will need to a relearn on the security system

 

30 Minute Learn Procedure

  1. Turn ON the ignition, with the engine OFF.
  2. Attempt to start the engine, then release the key to ON; the vehicle will not start.
  3. Observe the SECURITY telltale; after approximately 10 minutes the telltale will turn OFF.
  4. Turn OFF the ignition, and wait 5 seconds.
  5. Repeat steps 1 through 4 two more times for a total of 3 cycles/30 minutes; the vehicle is now ready to relearn the Passlock Sensor Data Code and/or passwords on the next ignition switch transition from OFF to CRANK.

    Important: The vehicle learns the Passlock Sensor Data Code and/or password XXXXX the next ignition switch transition from OFF to CRANK. You must turn the ignition OFF before attempting to start the vehicle.

  6. Start the engine. The vehicle has now learned the Passlock Sensor Data Code and/or password.
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