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Don - Mo Lurch
Don - Mo Lurch, Auto Mech / Electronics
Category: Chevy
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Experience:  Chevrolet Cert., Heavy Line Mech, Race Shop Owner, Mobile Electronics.
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How do I turn off the theft deterrent off on my silverado?

Customer Question

How do I turn off the theft deterrent off on my silverado ?
JA: What year is your Silverado?
Customer: 2014
JA: Are you fixing your Silverado yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No, I just tried to start my truck and the theft deterrent is activated.
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: Yes, the headlight will turn on
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No, that's it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Don - Mo Lurch replied 1 year ago.

Unlocking Doors with REmote or Turning Key to ON, will DisArm, unless the Theft Light stays ON or is blinking.
Turn OFF Key
Close ALL Doors & Hood
Leave Vehicle Undisturbed for at least 15 minutes
Unlock Vehicle
Turn Key to ON & try starting
IF Vehicle does NOT start & Security Light still is ON or is blinking, then you need to try to Program the Key, which use of GM Dealer Scan Tool is needed
apprx 1 hour labor

Expert:  Don - Mo Lurch replied 1 year ago.

Did you get it started?

what worked?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No, had to have a tow truck pick me up.
Expert:  Don - Mo Lurch replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for the update.........
sounds like the system will need to be Reprogrammed
Hope it's nothing more
Good Luck