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2003 Chevrolet Impala Question: Regarding the GM passlock issue: Does my car require dealer reprogramming?

 

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Travolta, 3.4L V6, Boston, MA, February 04, 2013, 20:10
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Suppose I replace the ignition lock cylinder and case, and the car needs to be reprogrammed at dealer, will I need a tow to the dealer?!

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12205 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper February 05, 2013, 06:28
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    CALL A MOBILE LOCKSMITH IN YOUR AREA THAT CAN HANDLE THIS JOB FOR YOU.

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    Travolta, February 09, 2013, 16:04
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    Thanks

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    MasterM February 05, 2014, 13:52
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    Yes, if you are going to let the dealer reprogram it. Then again, after you replace it, try it to see if it will start. Watch the Security light (with the key in the "Run" position) to see if it is blinking. If it is blinking and won't start, you may be able to reprogram it yourself by using the 10 minute procedure that was described in the previous questions. Its worth a try and could save you a lot of money.

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