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P1609 imobilizer, 2004, Lost keys. Had dealer make new.

Customer Question

P1609 imobilizer
JA: What is the model/year of your Kia?
Customer: 2004
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Lost keys. Had dealer make new. Cranks no start. Dealer said no programming needed. Hooked up launch scanner gives me that code. Can go in setting for key relearn asks for 6 digit code. Don't have called dealer said no idea what code it would be doesn't need programming
JA: Do you have a scan tool to read the codes?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Battery went dead replaced that.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Kia
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