Asked by: Laurene Peemoller
asked in category: General Last Updated: 9th April, 2020

Why is the key light on in my Nissan Sentra?

The illuminated red key sign with the ignition off informs the driver and passengers if the doors are locked. This light draws minimal current and will not drain the battery. The light is simply a normal communication function on the Nissan Serena.

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Besides, why is the key light on in my car?

The key light is telling you that the key is either not detected, or the key is not recognized. This could be the failure of the key, key battery, or an issue in the anti-theft/wireless control system. There is likely a procedure for starting the vehicle when the key is not recognized or the battery is dead.

Also Know, how do I turn off the security light on my Nissan? Insert the ignition key and turn it to the on position and then attempt to start the engine (crank over), the engine wont start. With the key still in the run position wait 10 minutes and the security light should blink and then go out. Turn the key off and wait 5 seconds.

what is the security indicator light Nissan?

The security indicator light is located on the meter panel. It indicates the status of the NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System. The light blinks after the ignition switch was in the LOCK position. This function indicates the security systems equipped on the vehicle are operational.

How do you turn a Nissan Sentra key on?

Getting into Your Nissan

  1. First, flip the key fob over, then push the small release latch.
  2. Pull out the hidden emergency key from the bottom of the fob.
  3. Insert the key in the driver's side door and unlock it to enter.

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