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Q: Driving capability locked

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I cannot drive my car. The security system is showing a theft attempt.

A: Hi there. The theft deterrent system is com...

Hi there. The theft deterrent system is complex. Several computers, a radio frequency (RF) transmitter, and the key fob are involved. If the driver info center is telling you a theft is detected, the key is not recognized. Try disconnecting the battery for a while, if this does not work, the dealer is your best option. They will have to reprogram the computers to your keys.

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