How do I bypass the anti theft system?
Hold the key for 30 seconds in the position. That will tell the system you have the right key, and it will enable you to be able to bypass the car’s alarm system. There are some cars that will recognize the key by just turning back and forth on the key inside of the door’s lock key cylinder.
What do you need to know about GM vehicle theft deterrent?
Connect a battery charger to the battery to ensure power is available while programming. Both the IPC/BCM and PCM must be working and communicating with each other. 1. Turn ignition on. 2. Attempt to start the engine, and then release the key to the “ON” position. 3. Observe the “SECURITY” indicator light.
What are the different types of GM thieves deterrent systems?
GM vehicles have three types of Vehicle Thief Deterrent (VTD) systems, each requiring their own set of relearn procedures. Unless these procedures are correctly performed the vehicle will not start after the PCM has been replaced. The three systems are: Vehicle Anti-Theft System (VATS), Passkey, & Passkey II – resistive chip ignition key
Where is the theft deterrent module located in a passkey?
Passkey II – The Passkey II system has the Theft Deterrent Module (TDM) function stored in the Body Control Module (BCM). The TDM portion of the BCM will validate the resistive chip in the ignition key.
How to disable the theft system on a Chevy Cavalier?
Just leave the key in the run position and the “Theft System ” light on the dash will be flashing. Leave the key on for about 10 minutes and the light will stop flashing and go on solid. Then the theft system is disable.
When does the security light come on on a Chevy Cavalier?
The security light usually comes on with all the the lights and just like all the lights it will go off within 10 seconds as long as no error is seen.
Is there a recall on the Chevy Cavalier?
Thinking they should recall something that starts to fail when it gets old is just stupid. that’s like saying they should recall every vehicle for old ball joints going bad, it’s not a defect it’s called old and worn.
How to over ride anti-theft so car will start?
Just leave the key in the run position and the “Theft System ” light on the dash will be flashing. Leave the key on for about 10 minutes and the light will stop flashing and go on solid. Then the theft system is disable. 73 people found this helpful.