Car shut down when I strated it with 3 seconds and wont start

Asked by Apr 01, 2014 at 12:29 PM about the 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I went out to start car it started for three seconds then shut down and now wont start. I have the gray key. I no it has something to do with security. What can I do to get my caar started I just moved to a new city and don't no anyone

1 Answer


Go to the nearest lock shop along with your ID and the registration with the Vehicle Identification Number on it. They can get the codes for making you a new key with the electronic signature needed to unlock the car and start it. A dealer can do this as well but will cost more. Good Luck

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