i lost key

Asked by Jan 16, 2014 at 11:38 AM about the 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

idrilled out the ignition on the 1998 chevy cavalier and now i try to start it with csrew driver and it starts for 2 or 3 seconds then dies out

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You can't do that anymore! The security system needs to be able to recognise the correct transponder key in order for the vehicle to run. HTH. -Jim

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Your security feature is working, it thinks you are trying to steal the car. Time to install a new ignition lock cylinder and key, which will require re-coding.

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