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Kevin Bourcier
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Category: Chevy
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Experience:  35 Years experience specializing in A/C Repairs and Diagnostics exclusively to GM dealerships
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trying to reset the alarm on a 2005 chevy malibu ?

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trying to reset the alarm on a 2005 chevy malibu ?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Kevin Bourcier replied 7 years ago.
If you turn the key on and jump the wire at the starter it starts and will continue to run for an extended period ( until you decide to shut it off ) ?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

i ran it for about 5 mints then shut it off then jumped the starter again ran for about 10 mints then it shutoff by itself like its out of gas

Expert:  Kevin Bourcier replied 7 years ago.
Does it turn over now with the key ? If it does - does it start and stall - Security Light " ON " ?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
no it wont crank by the key security light comes on for about 5 seconds then goes off
Expert:  Kevin Bourcier replied 7 years ago.
Okay the Passlock theft deterrent should not be the cause of you problem . At this point jumping down at the starter the engine will still "crank over " , correct ?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
yes it was fine till my nieghbor un plugged his radio/info center they are working again but car just wont crank or start by the key im letting it run a bit now but seems like fuel pumpis working witch tels me i think its not an alarm prolbem
Expert:  Kevin Bourcier replied 7 years ago.

Have you checked these fuses ? Have a look at this diagram . Check fuses # XXXXX ( 15 amp ) & 26 (30 amp )