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Theft deterrent light on while driving then car started

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Theft deterrent light on...

Theft deterrent light on while driving then car started strangely now it won't start

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

Far left side picture of a lock

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Chevy?

07

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

I've just tried to start it would like to fix myself if possible

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Don't reckon

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What model vehicle?

Do you get the same results with both keys?

Is the theft light on or flashing with the key in the run position?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
07 HHR light is on
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
when car is running
Chevy Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Technician replied 10 months ago

Do you get the same results with both keys?

Do you have access to a scan tool to diagnose as well as repair this if programming ends up being the outcome?

Is the theft light on or flashing with the key in the run position, when it will not start?

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Chevy Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Technician replied 10 months ago

Hello Chris here again,

I am checking in to make sure you got everything you expected from my answer. The option to rate my response or reply is still available. I want to make sure you were pleased with what you paid for.

Thanks Chris

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