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Went on vacation for 10 days, came back and my CT6 is

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Went on vacation for...

Went on vacation for 10 days, came back and my CT6 is completely dead. Doesn't recognize key faub. Nothing

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the key stripped or worn?

No, it has a key faub, we don't use a key

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your CT6?

2016

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your CT6 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Nothing, we were on vacation, not trying to fix it ourselfs

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Car
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hi how can I help you with this? what was your question specifically?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I'm went on vacation for 14 days, came back to my vehicle completely dead
Auto Mechanic: Steve, Automotive Expert replied 6 months ago

hi yes I understand your vehicle is dead. what was your question? did you want to know possible causes?

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