2001 chvey pickup 1500 wont start after installing a battery that has been dead for 4 months

Asked by Mar 16, 2014 at 12:28 PM

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Do the lights, radio & other electrial things work with the new battery?

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yes

dealer is telling me it needs to be brought in and re-coded

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If you hear a click sound from the starter then nothing, it may be a bad starter, If a anti theift light is on with no click from the starter then I would tend to agree with the dealer.... Computers were rather primitive in 2001.

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