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My equinox will not...

My equinox will not start. Think it has something to do with the anti theft system in the car. Is there a way to reset it

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?

No they are fine

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Equinox?

2015

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

I’m stuck at work. It did this earlier but I got it to start. Turned it off and checked it and it started again. This is the first time this has happened

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

No don’t think so

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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago
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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

is the engine cranking but not starting?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No I have power to everything in the car but the engine will not turn over at all when I tried to unlock the car with my key fog the alarm went off and I had to lock it back up with the actual key to get to turn no I have power everything in the car but the engine will not turn over at all when I tried to unlock the car with my key fog the alarm went off and I had to lock it back up with the actual key to get turn off
Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

if the engine doesn't even crank then it's not an anti-theft issue. when trying to start it, does the theft light go out?

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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

ok, its 1 am, I'm outta here. I'll be back on in the morning. Good night. If you still need help tonight then you can opt me out.

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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

hows it going?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Car still would not start today had it towed to a shop. Thank you
Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

ok.

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