Why does my vehicle stall after installing a new lock cylinder

Asked by R. Apr 07, 2020 at 05:17 PM about the 2003 Chrysler Voyager 4 Dr LX Passenger Van

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

After installing a new lock cylinder after
you start the car it shuts off by itself

2 Answers


The new lock cylinder came with a new transponder key. The chip in the key needs to be programmed to the vehicle with special software. A mechanic or auto locksmith will have the tools to get your going.

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^^ yeah this, you now have a key that the vehicle is not programmed to, so your immobilizer is kicking and in and killing the vehicle.

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