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I Have a anti theft flash no start. 1996 GT XX. I had the…

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I Have a anti...

I Have a anti theft flash no start

Mechanic's Assistant: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?

Yes

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

1996 GT XX

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

I had the wheel lock up locksmith jammed screw driver into the ignition switch turned to on and removed switch put new switch in wit same key, thats when flashing started it was running fine untill then

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

I did the 3 times 15 to try and program the key but no luck

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago
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Is this a Mustang GT?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Yez
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I wanted to diagnose the transceiver and was checking continuity through board to ribbon and when I post the key on it will I show continuity to all three ribbons or should I show rf out
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

Let me look up the info on this model, give me a moment.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
When he turned the screw driver that is when the code triggered
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

Has a scan tool been used to see which B codes are stored?

Was the transceiver damaged during the prior repair?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No I’m stranded I called 3 Locksmith’s with holidays I can’t get anyone, I tried to find a transceiver local but no luck, being a HVAC tech I was carefully looking at it, i got continuity from the ground wire up terminal 1 of the ribbon and on the middle but nothing on the third. And looking at it I cannot see any physical breaking so checking it and wanted to see if it was actually communicating or tring too
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
once he turned key with screw driver and set the alarm off, is it stuck in the module? And has to be reset?
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
That’s is the only thing he should have killed power to the car first
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Right now I have negative disconnected left ignition switch on then removed module tring to pull all power from resistors and module hoping I clear the code.
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

Turn the key to the run position and monitor the theft light for me and tell me what it does.

  • THEFT Indicator ON two seconds, then OFF
  • THEFT Indicator ON two seconds, then OFF one second, then ON continuously
  • THEFT Indicator ON two seconds, then flash for one minute, then flash diagnostic trouble code 16 ten times
  • THEFT Indicator flashes for one minute
  • THEFT Indicator flashes for 15 minutes
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
But I needed to know what pin connections to check to know if my issue is in the reciever or module? I have access to another module but not reciever
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
The battery light?
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

There are no power or ground tests to do at the module or transceiver that will result in this being resolved. Can you respond to my last post?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Give me 5 min to hook it back up
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok battery light is on and theft light blinked steady for about a minute
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Went out now battery light on and brake light but always has been on needs adjustment or cleaned
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
It actually flashes fast for 1 min exactly
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
To the transceiver I’m not getting 12 volts but it’s the same rf power and signal reciever is good ground or light brown ohms steady 40 and dark brown should be transmit signal, and the ohms are jumping
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I have another transceiver but it came out of a 98?
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

Sorry, you closed your post. It was late and I waited for 15 minutes, got no reply so I went to bed.

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