My 05 Cadilac STS won't start and is displaying message saying starting disabled theft problem

Asked by Jul 27, 2015 at 07:59 PM about the Cadillac STS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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It sounds like the car went into what we call "limp mode" did the battery go bad or any other malfunctions?

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Anti-theft system problem. Are you using a new or different key? HTH. -Jim

Bout car from auction and it starts sometimes and sometimes it doesnt

The fab my need a new battery u think and the shop said it might be a security issue

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