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Most modern GM vehicles have a transponder in the key that prevents the starter from engaging without it. To get a new key you need to get a factory key from your dealer or an aftermarket source, then program the vehicle to accept it. Instructions on programing are generally included with the new key.

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Q: Is there a special code needed to start a 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette?
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