security light stays on, but car starts and runs fine.2000 park avenue. how do i reset the light to go off. thanks

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Asked by Dec 27, 2013 at 03:57 PM about the 2000 Buick Park Avenue Ultra FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car starts and runs fine,but security light will not go off.

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If you're using a new or different ignition key try this. Turn the ignition to the run position but don't start the engine. Leave it there for 10 minutes or until the security light goes off, whichever comes first. Then switch off the ignition. Then immediately start the engine. This should reset the security system. HTH. -Jim

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still using the original keys, I am puzzled. thanks for your input.

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You're welcome. Glad to help. Thank you for the best answer click! -Jim

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On this car w passkey 3, you unfortunately need to go to GM dealer. They heed to use specialized scan tool to reset. Receiver on car might be bad. 300.00 part

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On this car w passkey 3, you unfortunately need to go to GM dealer. They heed to use specialized scan tool to reset. Receiver on car might be bad. 300.00 partL note- you can add up to 10 keys to memory. Hopefully, they can clear memory. You have to have an original key and both remotes for tech

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I tried Js08016's answer and it worked great on my 2000 Buick LeSabre.....turned ignition to run without starting, waited for security light to go out, switched to off position and then immediately started the engine.....security light came on when i started and then after a few seconds, it went off. Thanks

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I have a 2001 Buick Park Avenue it runs find but it won't start n it cut on for meh this morning but shut off again can I please get some hrlp

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