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Immobilizer ?

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When did Volvo start with the immobilzer (theft preventer) built into their ECU's???
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Re: Immobilizer ? (VolvoBob)

99 w/ the S80 I believe.

If your key has a rubber coating at the base instead of hard plastic you have an immobilizer key.
Re: (MadeInJapan)

Quote, originally posted by MadeInJapan »
Mine's a '98 and doesn't have it....I'd say '99 was the first year, but not sure which models...all or only some?

ALL 99's had the immobilizer.
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