Q: I think my car battery died, but im not sure.

asked by on January 18, 2017

I broke my alarm clicker on my key ring so i have to use the kill switch under the wheel to turn it off. Well, when i did it this time, it sounded like it lost power & nothing will come on. Can you help me out?

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Hi there. It seems that the security system has came on and lock out your vehicle from starting. If you open the door and the dome light comes on with a good solid light and the headlights work, then the security is active. You can remove the battery cables and let the computer (ECM) reset itself every time this happens. I recommend getting the key fob fixed to disarm the alarm when opening your vehicle. If you need further assistance with your no start issue, then seek out a professional, such as one from Your Mechanic, to help you.

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