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Pontiac Firebird Car Won't Start Because of Anti-Theft System That Uses Raised-Chip Key

Pontiac Firebird Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997

Average Mileage: 140,624 mi (80,000 mi - 184,496 mi)


Problems with the anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The the key and ignition lock cylinder must be replaced to correct this condition.

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