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    Sorry. I must first apoligise as i'm posting this on behalf of a friend. He phoned me this morning to see if i knew what this warning light is. He drives an 04 2.0 club. He tells me that it is a car with a padlock through it and the car wont start. My missus is away in my car so i'm unable to look it up in the manual. Can anyone please help me. Thanks in advance

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    Means the car thinks its the wrong key in the ignition.. The key has a little black bit in it which is the transponder, make sure that hasnt fallen out. Other possibility is the CIM.

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    Its the imobliser!!

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    it the transponder in the key is where to start just try your spare key

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    Thanks. Whats the CIM? What can be done if its the immobilser. The key remote is opening and locking the doors but the immobilser light inside is still flashing.

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    as chris said, get him to try the spare key first..

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    unfortunatly he's like me and doe's not have a spare key. Is there anyway you can reprogamme the key from inside the car as if the battery in the key was dead. I beleive you could do something similar in the vectra b?
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    Lets hope its just the key and not the CIM! OUCH!

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    Whats the CIM?

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    Its the computer module in the steering wheel I believe. It can cost around £400-£500 to replace and fit by VX.

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