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Red light with key emblem fashes
\015 Hi, a red light with a key flashes when ignition key is removed on my 2000 landcruiser fx a it is set in same warning light as a/t oil temp. Thanks Mel\015
The red flashing "Key" indeicates that the factory security system is active. The light is a diode, and consumes very little battery power. The light alerts potential theives that the vehicle has an anti-theft system installed and active. Hoe this helps, and Thanks for choosing FixYa.
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Red light with key emblem fashes
The red flashing "Key" indeicates that the factory security system is active. The light is a diode, and consumes very little battery power. The light alerts potential theives that the vehicle has an anti-theft system installed and active. Hoe this he ... 2000 Toyota Land Cruiser
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Seeing the date that you posted this, I wonder if this has been resolved? \012\012For your car, if the remote does not open the car door after the battery in the fob has been replaced, do this.\0121. Get next to the car with doors locked ... 2008 Saab 9-3
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... 2002 Oldsmobile Alero
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2002 Land Rover Discovery II- Red Anti-theft alarm indicator light on dash board flashes constantly. The engine appears to be immobilized as the key will not turn when I put it in the ignition slot. I have unlocked all doors but the red light continues to flash and the key will not turn. An y ideas?
Hello! I am working on your problem...Guru....saailer ... Land Rover Discovery
Won't start parked over night in garage. turn key and dashboard gauges and lights blink and wink with a flashing red dot on the right side near door ajar and funny noises like little motors turning on and off, (including the CD player) tried reseting as per instructions from mechanic, left key in the "on" position and got throttle control light staying on. ( HEMI ) second time failed too, mow am stranded with sick red racer...!
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1997 jeep grand cheorokee larado v6. truck is acting like my previous 2001 jeep cherokee when i tried to start it with my valet key. The 97 jeep does not use the key with the sensor. I am getting no spark and the security light in the dash does not blink like it use to. When i turn key to on position the gas empty light goes on (plenty of gas in it) and about 20 seconds later the red dash security light comes on and stays on. This has never happened before. any ideas. thank you.
Fuel pump may be out but you have to drop the tank to fix it ... 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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I was driving my rx8 earlier, and it just cut out, its never done it before, i tryed jump starting it but nothing happened. the battery isnt dead because the radio is still working, could it be the spark plugs ? could that stop the car from starting? ... 2004 Mazda RX-8
I have a chrysler 300 touring, 3.5L. There are two keys and a remote start. I cannot start the car with the second (spare) key. I can actually start but it automatically shuts down and it wont even start second time onwards. There is also a red light blinking when I put the spare key in the ignition,, this light does not blink with the first key. I actually found out that it is the electronic system in the key case that is doing this (I have tried to swap the cases). Is there any programming in
Since the second key does not have the electronics in the case, it will not allow the car to run, as it thinks its being stolen. If you give your local chrysler dealer your VIN number, they should be able to produce a second key that will start the c ... 2005 Chrysler 300
MY CHRYSLER 2002 TOWN AND COUNTRY VANS ENGINE BROKE DOWN SO I GOT ANOTHER ENGINE PUT IN 3.3 V6 AND ALSO HAD TO CHANGE THE IGNITION KEY CYLINDER AS THE KEY WAS LOST NOW THE ENGINE WILL NOT CRANK THE IGNITION LIGHTS COME ON SO DOES THE COMPUTER RED LIGHT I GOT A LOCK SMITH TO LOOK AT IT HE TRIED TO PROGRAM THE COMPUTER AND MAKE A COMPUTERIZED KEY BUT IT STILL WOULD NOT WORK BNO SOLUTION THE MECHANIC WHO PUT THE KEY IN SAYS THE ENGINE DID INITIALLY CRANK SO WHAT DO I DO
Sorry its a dealer only job ,the key has a chip in it and without this chip then your just wasting money ,The immobilisor software is encrypted so only a dealer can programme it ,even on a ten year old vehicle so whilst it is in the dealer get the tw ... 2000 Chrysler Town & Country
I own a 98 Porsche Boxter went out of town for 3 weeks came back and now my battery is dead and my key with remote will not open or close my doors obviously cuz battery is dead. i did manulaly insert key to open my drivers side door. Installed a new battery & car still opens with key only not by remote as before. The red light on the key stll blinks when pressed but the red button on the dash no longer flashes. Hopefully its a simple fix or reset? Any one know how to fix this problem?
Now all you need to do is use the key to lock the doors manually and then remove it, after that use the remote to lock and open it like before.\015\012\015\012hope it works\015\012\015\012rate this ... 2000 Porsche Boxster
I was prevented from starting my 2008 Ford Escape with one of my keys but it starts just fine with my other key that no longer has a charged battery in it. Any idea why this is happening. Can I reset the key that has a battery charge to work or does something have to be reset in the car's electronics system? When I try to start the vehicle with the key that has a charge still, I get a red lock icon light up in the bottom left corner of dash window. Thanks for any light that you can shed on this
Try turning the key on for ten minutes,then turn it off,and back on,leave it for ten minutes,then turn it off,and back on for ten more minutes,then off,a total of 30 minutes,then try and start,this relearns the fob. ... 2008 Ford Escape
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Yes look for the hidden alarm switch under the dash and then turn it to off and problem solved good luck hope this helps ... 2003 Toyota Camry
The buttons on my key fob no longer lock or unlock the door. I replaced the battery and still doesn't work. I went through the programming process and my other key worked fine but this one wouldn't. there is also a red light that lights up on the other key but not this one. Is there a solution or do i need to replace the electronics in the key?
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PEUG 406 PETROL,1800/16V 1997: IMOBILISER KEYPAD,FOLD DOWN TYPE AT DRIVERS R/H KNEE.Car had been left parked out in frosty weather, went to key in code found both red and green keypad lights on steady. Can punch in the 4 digits but will not start (engine turns ok all elecs ok) Took off battery terminals , charged battery, left overnight and in morning only red light flahingwhile ignition off(normal) but ignition on before entering code turned both red and green on steady. Had no previous proble
There is a reset sequence in your user manual.\015\012\015\012You need to do some strange things like hold down one specific button while switching the ignition on ... Peugeot 405
I went to start my car, all the lights came on as normal, but when turning the key the car doesn't turnover and the light on the dash that has the car with the key in the middle blinks red at me... Did the key get deprogrammed or is it something else? 2003 Mazda6
That's what it sounds like. I had the same problem with my 99 Ford Explorer. I put the key in and everything seemed ok, but it would not turn over. It turned out that I had the wrong key for the truck. Everytime I tried to start it, the truck went in ... Mazda MAZDA6
I have a warning light on my 2008 pack 5 PRIUS. It is a red light with a key symbol. This is not the yellow one that comes on when you leave your key in the car. Everything seems fine except for this light. It seems to flash when unlocked and stay one when locked like the theft deterrent LED used to. There is no mention anywhere of this symbol in the manual HELP!
That is the light that tells potential thieves the car has an immobilizer. What you describe is normal operation.Look in the manual for "immobilizer". ... 2008 Toyota Prius
If I turned the ignition key to start but the car does not start immediately, a red light with key symbol will begin to flash continuously and the car will not start again until the light goes off. This is particularly the case where the car turns off while in traffic; to start again, you have to wait until the flashing light goes off. This is disturbing
Hi, if you insert your key and turn to on position with out it turning over/starting immediately, and the light flashes with the car&key symbol, then it is a problem on the key and the imobiliser is not disabling properly.It's either you have t ... 1997 Audi A4
My 2005 mazda 6 has a red light with a key symbol lit up in the dash. When i start the car the light turns off, other than that the light stays on all the time. Is something wrong with my car or key?
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2000 Astro 180K 4.3 L Stopped at the gas station and filled the tank. Got in turned the key, van started right up as normal. Except the gas gauge reads empty (full left needle position), the temp gauge same deal ( needle points full left position) The low fuel light came on. The red battery symbol light came on. The overhead console that shows direction and outside temp does not work (black screen) The red box light in the gear indicator (PRND23) does not work. The van runs fine. Any ideas? Th
I think you have a short in one of the circuits ,like a bulb dropped out and its shorted out causing a fuse to blow ,or the other possibility is you have power but a earth wire has broke where its crimped to the terminal that earths it out ,what i wo ... 2000 Chevrolet Astro
I have a 2002 jeep grand cherokee limited. there is a red light on my drivers side dash that is supposed to flash when on and be un-lit when off. it is solid red. i went to my mechanic and he did all kinds of tests. alarm system works. i have two remote entry key fobs and all i did was change the passenger side brake light and the light at top of rear hatch. help me!
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Chrysler 300 My car not long ago would shake and the engine light would come on. I had a tune up and it seemed to stop. After looking at this website, it looks like it was the 02 sensor. This morning, I tried to crank it up and it turned over but never engaged. I tried again. A small circular red light (that is not identified in the manual) on the instrument panal came on and it will do nothing. The red light comes on each time I tried. Also, the remote key will not work. Which is odd. Is the re
You are correct on the security light, it is the VTA (vehicle theft alarm). I am at a loss for the culprit part though, and their are so many diagnostic tests that could be run. Even a malfunction in the key FOB could cause it. If you have anot ... 2006 Chrysler 300