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I have a 2001 Olds Intrigue that won't start every once in a while. When it won't start the security light flashes so GM told me it was the passcode and I would have to change the ignition switch and the cylinder. If I change it myself I would have to take it in for them to reset the passcode. I don't think it is worth spending that much money on this car and I don't need the security. Can I reset it myself or bypass the security somehow?

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You can not bypass the security in that car, it is built into the main computer, they have problems with the ignition switch screwing up and the only way to start it while the light flashes is to turn the key to ON but don't crank engine, leave on for 10 to 15 minutes until light goes out then start car.

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