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did you still need help on this?Is it Factory or Aftermarket Anti Theft?Does the vehicle start & run?
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many of us are NOT on 24/7 & we answer as we see themI asked specific questions above to help provide the correct answer.You did not post if the vehicle Starts & RunsProblem with the 1997 is it uses GM PassLock "1"You would have to measure the Resistor value in the Ignition Cylinder, by locating the 3 ribbon wires typically thin WHITE, BLACK & YELLOW wires at the Ignition Switch.Cut the YELLOW wire in halfUsing Ohm Meter, connect RED Probe to cut YELLOW wire that goes to the Ignition SwitchConnect the BLACK Probe to ground -Turn Key all the way to Crank positionNote the Value of the Ohm MeterObtain a Resistor (within 10%) from Radio Shack or Electronics StoreTape up the cut YELLOW wire that goes to the Ignition SwitchConnect one end of the Resistor to the other Cut YELLOW wire.Connect the other end of the Resistor to the BLACK wire of the PassLock 1 wiresStart vehicle.IF you need more information, please ask "prior" to Rating..Please do the right thing and leave a rating, using the rating system, so I may be credited for this Q&A..NOTE: Do NOT Rate on how much TIME you waited, because I am not on 24 / 7 and I answer as soon as I see the question.The question will still remain open for follow up questions if needed..If for any reason, you can't rate my answer OKAY, GOOD, or EXCELLENT today.Please reply and let me know why, so I can help more/better..Rating is very Important to our Service.