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My 2013 Toyota camry periodically will not start. The

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my 2013 Toyota camry periodically will not start. The security light flashes. I need to wait approx. 5 minutes. What is the cause?
JA: Does the light flash, blink or stay solid? Have you tried to reset the security system?
Customer: How do you reset the security system?
JA: Are you fixing your Camry yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Had a new key made
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: the security light blinks
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Jared D replied 11 months ago.


If the security light is blinking then the computer is saying that it is not detecting the key. Did the problem start after the new key was made?

Does the engine eventually start after waiting 5 minutes?