After charging battery, and starting engine, lights are flashing and horn is peeping

Asked by Dec 07, 2014 at 07:13 PM about the 2011 Kia Forte

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2011 Forte
Battery was dead from not driving for couple months
Charged to battery, turned key and not parking lights are flashing and horn is sounding

1 Answer

67,575

Try and remove positive cable for a few minute,s and make sure key is not in it when you remove cable,then put key in car,turn it to the on position and replace cable,then crank car,should reset the anti theft on your car.

7 of 7 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Kia Forte Experts

  • #1
    T_S_T
    Reputation
    130
  • #2
    COMETGUY61
    Reputation
    100
  • #3
    Linda DeFrancis
    Reputation
    90
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Kia Optima
473 Great Deals out of 28,321 listings starting at $2,200
Used Hyundai Elantra
498 Great Deals out of 41,583 listings starting at $2,300
Used Honda Civic
794 Great Deals out of 76,594 listings starting at $888
Used Toyota Corolla
898 Great Deals out of 65,121 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Cruze
956 Great Deals out of 63,483 listings starting at $3,499
Used Ford Focus
737 Great Deals out of 53,734 listings starting at $1,495
Used Kia Rio
88 Great Deals out of 7,442 listings starting at $2,650
Used Hyundai Sonata
696 Great Deals out of 47,341 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Forte Koup
14 Great Deals out of 1,341 listings starting at $1,500
Used Kia Forte5
11 Great Deals out of 2,222 listings starting at $4,495
Used Nissan Sentra
526 Great Deals out of 49,601 listings starting at $2,000
Used Toyota Camry
1,052 Great Deals out of 70,872 listings starting at $750
Used Mazda MAZDA3
325 Great Deals out of 26,763 listings starting at $950
Used Honda Accord
1,037 Great Deals out of 61,333 listings starting at $999
Used Kia Soul
316 Great Deals out of 24,102 listings starting at $2,995

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Kia Forte For Sale
50 Great Deals out of 17,889 listings starting at $9,897
2016 Kia Forte For Sale
41 Great Deals out of 1,570 listings starting at $7,999
2015 Kia Forte For Sale
47 Great Deals out of 972 listings starting at $6,990
2014 Kia Forte For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 980 listings starting at $3,851
2013 Kia Forte For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 303 listings starting at $4,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.