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My1999 ***** ***** engine will not crank over at times.

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Customer: My1999 Monte ***** ***** engine will not crank over at times. Headlights are bright and do not dim while turning the key to start. I have noticed that the security light flashes. Thought it was the starter (187,000 miles), so I replaced it. Thank you for your time. Mike
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: Car will start numerous times in a row. Remove key and try later, car will act like battery is dead (no sound from starter, but headlights remain bright), remove key and try sometime later and car will start.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

It does sound like a security issue. Do you have a different key that you can use and try?

Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

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