Frequent question: How do you reset the security system on a Pontiac G6?

How do I get my G6 out of theft mode?

Turn the G6 key in your ignition from “On” to “Off” while holding the “Lock” button, and do two more cycles of “On” and “Off” in quick succession.

How do I get my Pontiac out of theft mode?

Thankfully this is an easy fix.

  1. Leave the ignition key turned to the “On” position after the vehicle has stalled and will not start.
  2. Look at the dashboard and locate the theft system light.
  3. Turn the ignition to the “Off” position to disable the PassLock system, and wait for 20 seconds for the system to reset.

Where is the reset button on Pontiac G6?

the ‘set/reset’ button is the bottom left button that is an arrow pointing left.

Why is my Pontiac G6 not starting?

While there are a variety of reasons your Pontiac G6 won’t start, the most common 3 are a dead battery, an alternator problem, or failed starter.

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Does a 2006 Pontiac G6 have a chip in the key?

No Programming needed:

Pontiac G6 has none of this key type – the only Pontiac G6 key has a chip and needs to be programmed.

How do I reset my anti-theft system?

Exit the car with all doors closed and the windows rolled up. Also close and any rear doors such as the trunk, rear hatch and front hood. Lock the car using the drivers side lock and walk away from the car at least ten feet. Wait for fifteen minutes and unlock the door, this should reset the security system.

How do I reset my immobilizer?

To reset the immobilizer, hold down the panic button. Wait for ten minutes if you push the lock button two times.

How do you know if your car is in anti-theft mode?

If the security or anti-theft light is flashing when you attempt to start your car, and the engine does not crank or does not start, you have an anti-theft problem. The system may not be recognizing your key or keyless entry signal, or there may be a fault in the anti-theft module, keyless entry system or wiring.

How do you reset the check engine light on a 2006 Pontiac G6?

A few different ways to reset your check engine light are:

  1. Let it go off by itself.
  2. Turn your ignition on and off several times in a row.
  3. Disconnect your battery and reconnect it.
  4. Buy an OBD II scanner (they’re relatively inexpensive) and follow the instructions (it’s pretty easy)
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How do you unlock a radio in a Pontiac G6?

Dial 1-800-537-5140 to connect with GM’s toll-free radio hotline. Once you’re connected, you’ll be asked to provide your vehicle’s radio identification number, along with a special dealer access code. You’ll then be rewarded with a 4-digit retrieval code, which will allow you to unlock your radio.

How do you reset the anti theft system on a Pontiac Grand Prix?

The keyless entry remote and the ignition key are required to reset the anti-theft system.

  1. Exit the vehicle and stand next to the driver’s side front door.
  2. Press and hold the lock and unlock buttons on the keyless entry remote until the horn honks once and the lights flash briefly.

How do you reset the oil life on a 2005 Pontiac G6?

2005

  1. Turn ignition switch to ON position with engine off.
  2. Fully depress and release the accelerator pedal 3 times within 5 seconds of turning key.
  3. Change Oil lamp will flash for 2-10 seconds while it resets.
  4. Once it stops flashing, the maintenance light reset is complete.