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I think my immobilizer is engaged. I replaced the ignition…

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I think my immobilizer...

I think my immobilizer is engaged. I replaced the ignition cylinder but it won't do anything

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery lately?

Yes just replaced the car battery and the fob battery

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

2008 focus se

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

Attempting too. Replaced the cylinder, new batteries, The key fob work around, and turning key 2 clicks waiting 10 minutes or until the anti theft stops blinking work around

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

I don't think so thank you i

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Are the keys new also along with the ignition cylinder?

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