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turn key..start engine..engine anti theft light comes..start my car

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i put key in ignition turn key to start car it sings will not start engine anti theft light comes on i wait 10 min.try to start car the second time it starts. this happen every time i try to start my car.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Gary replied 9 years ago.
What do you meen by it sings? Could there be a problem with the ignition reading the chip in the key. Try cleaning the key off with a cloth and maybe some rubbing alcohol. it may be that it is unable to read key and allow to start. there is a common problem with the vat system going bad and causing a no start situation. Thanks
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Reply to Gary's Post: it sing as if it going to start
there is no chip in the key
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
what is vat system
Expert:  Gary replied 9 years ago.
Is it possible that the starter is hanging up against the flywheel? You could have a bad spot on the flywheel. Thanks