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2004 Honda: jumped..replaced battery..cables but it still wont turn

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2004 Honda Odyssey wouldn't turn over. I jumped it and got it to Auto Zone. They said was battery and replaced battery and cleaned cables but it still won't turn over. Anti theft light is lighting upgrade
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 5 years ago.
Hi, my name is Tim, if the security light is flashing, then the computer is not reconizing the key, have you tried the spare key?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
We will try that.
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 5 years ago.
if it doesnt start with the spare, then the computer has lost programing for the key, and it will need to be reprogrammed, the dealer can do this, but we use mobile locksmiths to come out to the vehicle and reprogram it, they are cheaper then the dealer and it saves a tow bill to the dealer,Tim
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
No it was the cable attached to the battery that was bad. Your response was
not correct.
Expert:  Tim Mohr replied 5 years ago.
Glad you got it fixed,Tim