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The immobilizer is activated for some reason And Im stuck in…

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The immobilizer is activated...

The immobilizer is activated for some reason And Im stuck in a parking lot

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have brake lights? Have any trouble codes popped up?

Just the immobilizer light

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

2016 fronteir

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

Nothing i can think of.

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

Its my recently deceased father's truck

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Nissan
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Nissan Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 4 months ago
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Hi, I am Mike, welcome. I'm reviewing your question.

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Nissan Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 4 months ago

If you don't happen to have a spare key with you, try cleaning off that key where the pellet would be and try it again. Other than that, I suppose you will have to call a tow truck.

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