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Category: UK Car
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My car will not start, checked handbook, states its an

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my car will not start, checked handbook, states its an immobilizer problem, how do i correct this fault?
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: have not, will do thank you
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 2004 suzuki liana
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: have not tried anything, trying to get it started to get it to my mechanic
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: thats all i think
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 1 month ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

There are several things that can cause a no start problem and it will take some testing to determine exactly what is going on. If it's truly an immobilizer related issue then a dealer level scan tool is going to be needed to perform the repair and most likely for an accurate diagnosis.

What specifically happens when trying to start the engine?
What are you seeing that leads you to believe the problem is immobilizer related?