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My mother in laws toyota avALON, she left the interior

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My mother in laws...

My mother in laws toyota avALON, she left the interior lights and killed the battery, i replaced the battery, the thing won't start, the starter turns it just wont start i have a blinking security light

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the vehicle's manual for this?

Yes cant find anything related

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Avalon?

2002

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

Yes and i replaced the battery

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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 4 months ago
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Hello and welcome to just answer, my name is ***** ***** master tech of over 40 years experience here to help. I cannot see or hear your vehicle so I rely on your patience and input to my questions so I can help you better.I have read your notes and have a question before we proceed.

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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 4 months ago

What the problem is you need to reset the immobilizer function so you can start the vehicle . Do you have a dealer close by or need my help to do so?

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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 4 months ago

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
okay, how do you reset the immobilizer function
Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 4 months ago

read down this chart it will give you the procedure to disarm it.

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