How do I reset my Honda Pilot immobilizer?

How do I reset my Honda Pilot immobilizer?

The Honda Element immobilizer reset procedure is to insert the ignition key, switch it to the on position, then to the lock position. Remove the key, put it back in, turn it back to the on position. Your immobilizer should reset itself.

Why won’t my key turn in my Honda Pilot?

What are common reasons my Honda Pilot key won’t turn? While there are a variety of reasons your Honda Pilot key won’t turn, the most common 3 are a binding steering column/lock, an ignition switch issue, or a problem with the ignition key.

How do I reprogram my Honda immobilizer?

How to Program Honda Transponder Keys

  1. Enter your car and put your transponder key into the ignition.
  2. Turn the ignition “On,” press the Lock button on the key and then cycle it back “Off.” Repeat this step two more times.

How do I turn my Honda Pilot key on?

How to Use Remote Start

  1. Press the Lock button, then press and hold the Engine button within 5 seconds to remotely start the engine.
  2. The engine runs for up to 10 minutes.

How do you test the Honda immobilizer system?

Firmly turn the steering wheel to the left or right as you turn the key. This is the normal key position when driving. Several of the indicators on the instrument panel come on as a test when you turn the ignition switch from the ACCESSORY (I) to the ON (II) position.

When does the immobilizer system indicator go out?

When you turn the ignition switch to the ON (II) position, the immobilizer system indicator should come on for a few seconds, then go out. If the indicator starts to blink, it means the system does not recognize the coding of the key.

What kind of car is a 04 Honda Pilot?

I have an 04 Honda Pilot with 170k miles…I believe it’s the EXL model. Leather, dvd, 3 row seats, etc.. About 6 months ago, the car would crank but no start.

How does the immobilizer system protect your car?

The Immobilizer System protects your vehicle from theft. If an improperly-coded key (or other device) is used, the engine’s fuel system is disabled. The system may not recognize your key’s coding if another immobilizer key or other metal object (i.e. key fob) is near the ignition switch when you insert the key.