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Driver side door does not lock all doors

I own a 2000 WV PASSAT B5, and the main problem I am having is that the driver-side door mechanism does not lock all 4 doors. It only locks the driver's side door and does not arm the alarm. But when ...
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i20 2011 MAGNA Door Lock Issues?

Friends! Please cross-check in your car too i20 2011 Magna 1.2 Petrol. In my car i20 2011 Magna, in point 5, doors are still LOCKED when switch is released fully. However, doors are UNLOCK ...
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Vauxhall Corsa Twinport 2004 - Issue With Passenger Door Lock

I own a Vauxhall Corsa Twinport 2004 and have been experiencing some issues with my passenger door, more specifically with the locking mechanism. On a single press of the key fob the drivers side door ...
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Some electric component misbehaving

I have a Skoda Fabia MK2 which is causing some strange issues which I am not able to find the cause for: For some time the electric windows on driver and front passenger (back seat have manual) have ...
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Honda Civic 2002 remote central locking and key stopped working

I have an issue with my car not starting. The car drove fine never causing any issues. Overnight it developed the following fault. In the morning I could not open the car with remote central locking. ...
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Central locking in Mercedes-Benz Vito W639 is temperamental when GPS is attached to central locking

I have a fleet of vehicles (Hyundai, Mercedes, Toyota, Volkswagen, Honda) all which have a GPS tracking device attached to their OBD2 port. Of this fleet, a subset of the vehicles are Mercedes-Benz ...
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How do I disconnect this plug?

This plug is inside the door of my 2001 Peugeot 306. I’ve tried everything to remove it. It’s the plug that connects to the locking system for central locking and such. I can’t find any documentation ...
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Ford Focus 2012 central lock problem

I have a problem with my Ford Focus 2012 with its central lock mechanism. I have replaced the fuses (70,83) but nothing happened. Then I checked all fuses with voltmeter one by one and found that all ...
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Loss of Window Control in an Old Car; Fix or Let It Go?

I have a car that is about 20 years old. (2001 Lexus RX300) I recently repaired the exhaust and some other things, and I think that mechanically, this car could last me 5+ more years. What to do about ...
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2006 Subaru Impreza sedan power window and central Locking stopped working

I replaced my Subaru Impreza sedan doors from my 06 on the drivers side with 05 doors and now all my windows won't work, central locking also isn't working and I've never had a problem before. I've ...
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(VW CC 2010 2.0L Sport) How do you diagnose a parasitic battery drain from a fuse that controls rear window raisers and central locking system?

My 2010 VW CC is having a parasitic drain issue and I've isolated the problem to one of the fuses which is for the rear window raisers and for the central locking system. If I keep this fuse out ...
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How to disable automatic door locking in Toyota Aqua (Prius C)

I have a Toyota Aqua (2015 model) vehicle which has keyless entry function. It has function where when I comes closer to the vehicle, it automatically unlocks the doors and unfolds side mirrors. ...
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Passenger door central locking only half works

In my car, when I lock or unlock the driver-side door by pushing the button, the passenger door only partially locks/unlocks most of the time, so I have to reach over and lock/unlock it. Sometimes it ...
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Left side central locking not fully opening

This relates to my old Vauxhall Meriva 2004. The central locking stopped working so I replaced the micro fuse into slot 19 and hey-presto it started to work again. Well… the right hand side does. ...
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Why there is ticking noise and turn indicator lights blinking in car while driving even if I'm not touching the lever?

I own a Tata motors Indica DLS V2. I've noticed that there is ticking noise (similar to the one produced during turn signal) and turn indicator lights blink while driving, even if I'm not even ...
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Remote key fob doesn't work unless the steering wheel is locked?

I recently bought a 2010 Golf Plus (based on Golf Mk6), and I'm having a weird problem. The dealer gave me a classic remote key fob, but he also made another key without the remote function, just a ...
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Central locking button does not lock doors, but unlocking works

On the driver side, there is a button to lock and unlock all the doors. The button did not lock any doors the other day. I can hear the usual sound of locking doors, but the pins do not go down. I can ...
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Car unlocks itself

I have Ford Territory 2010 and recently it started unlocking itself. Changed body controller as per Ford service advice but it did not help - It locks, but later I find it unlocked.
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my car's keyless remote fob only works when outside of the pcb housing

I'm not sure how to attempt to fix this, so my "clicker" for my Peugeot 107 hadn't worked for a few weeks and I decided to open it up, I found that clicking the buttons when the PCB is apart from the ...
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i20 magna locking beep

I drive an Indian i20 magna+ 2019 model and need to stop the harsh beep sound while locking / unlocking. Does anyone know how to do it? Hyundai salesman said its not doable, wasnt that assuring.
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Autounlock car circuit?

I would like to have a circuit which will automatically unlock the car door central locking system as soon as key is move from ON TO ACCESSORIES position...ie first the engine must be running. The car ...
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Use OBD to check car status

i wanted to know if it's possible to use a cheap OBD scanner connect the car to a computer and see the status of the locking system, if the car is locked or not, i dont want to change or send orders ...
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VW Passat estate 2008 remote key won't lock doors

I very recently a second hand VW Passat estate which is in really great condition and low millage for a real bargain price. This was because the key fob doesn't remotely lock the doors AND the little ...
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Key buttons not working

I have a 1999 model bmw e46 320i. Both My key remote buttons open the doors, windows and trunk. The buttons on both keys however does not lock the car again resulting the windows not to close while ...
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2007 Ford f150 unlock/lock button

I have not had this truck long I bought it a couple of weeks ago and the driver side unlock buttons work for the driver side only but the lock button works for both sides. I can only unlock the ...
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How to get access to Fuel Flap on VW Polo?

My Fuel Flap wont unlock... it has been playing up for a few months but now it wont open at all. I need to put fuel in my car but cannot unlock the Fuel Flap, I have tried unlocking and locking via ...
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Doors will not lock

I replaced the factory radio in my 2005 Colorado with a aftermarket radio. The radio works great. The power door locks stopped working, on the doors and the fob. What did I do wrong?
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Wireless key locking/unlocking diagnosis

I have a 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser. While locking all the doors with the FOB it locks fine. But, while unlocking it shows a delay of close to 2 seconds. I have replaced the FOB battery and the FOB. ...
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How to fix a voltage drop on car power door lock

I've installed a Keetec car power door lock on my car. It works on four doors but even though it locks and unlocks the voltage on the actuators drops to about 7-8V. Problem is that the control unit ...
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Toyota Avensis Central unlocking will only work when very hot outside

I have an Avensis 11. The central locking works every time, but unlocking doesn't It only unlocks the boot and turns the alarm off. Then I have to use the key to unlock the driver door, then the 3 ...
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When you press the keyfob lock button and the car is already locked, why does it make the sound of bolts moving?

Obviously the bolts would move when the car is first locked, but when it is already locked, surely they do not need to move again?
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2003 Subaru Outback central locking

I was wondering why the central locking on the key(buttons) are so hard to push and there is no response to me pushing the lock/unlock on the key. It happens not all the time but 8/10 so a lot. It ...
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Does manually unlocking power door locks damage them?

I have a friend who insists that manually unlocking a door that has power locks damages the mechanism, and I disagree. Is there any truth to this belief?
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Peugeot fob buttons central locking not working

Remote fob central locking is not working in Peugeot 307 from 2007. Key itself opens and starts the car, but central locking buttons don't open or close the car. Central locking button inside the car ...
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How to synchronize a VW Fox remote fob?

A few months ago my remote key fob stopped working. Although the light on the remote was flashing when I pressed any button, I tried to replace the batteries. However, this didn't help. Then I tried ...
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Toyota 96 Ae102 Seca Corolla

Can anyone advise, original key fob lost prior to owning car. Used key only for years, suddenly doors quickly relock after turning key in door. Security Dash light is now on and engine is immobilized ...
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Peugeot 307 central locking only works with remote key

I'm the lucky owner of a 2007 Peugeot 307. It is born with central locking. However it only works using the remote. So if I use the key directly in the lock cylinder (the only lock on the car is in ...
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BMW E46 driver side door won't unlock/lock with the key or the central locking button

I have an E46 BMW whose driver side door won't unlock or lock with both the key and the central locking button. I can still unlock/lock it with the key and with a push of my finger from the top. I can ...
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vw fox unlocking door by key opens window

I have recently bought 2005 vw fox 1.4l. I got a problem with central locking and door lock. The key fob started to fail and after few days it was not working anymore (Batteries were good and key ...
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2016 Audi — Audit trail for Central Locking?

A hopefully straightforward question: does anyone know if a central-locking audit trail is kept by the car for any period of time? Such a thing would contain record of locks/unlocks, door opens, etc. ...
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Where is the fob receiver located in the 2005 Mazda 3?

I have a 2005 Mazda Mazda3 hatchback, for which the key fob remote lock/unlock has an increasingly short range. I've read @Edward's excellent answer to Remote does not always lock/unlock the car: ...
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Renault Master - locking and locking barrel issues

Sorry if this has been covered before... I can't quite find an answer to my central locking issues. Since I bought a Renault Master from 2003, I have been having issues with the locks. To start ...
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Do keyless entry outside buttons work if key is inside?

Suppose a car that is started is parked and locked, with the keys inside the car with the driver. Should someone be able to unlock the car by using the outside buttons on the door? When I try to do so ...
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Volvo V40 (2001) driver door won't lock

My 2001 Volvo V40 has just developed an odd fault. When I lock it, it appears to do all the right things, but trying the drivers-side door not only opens that door, but appears to unlock the whole car ...
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BMW E90 330d door lock fault

Using BMW key fob door unlocks saloon vehicle, internal dash mount button opens and locks all doors. However, keyfob remote will not lock the car. I have checked the fuses and relays and they are all ...
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Central Locking on Trunk Lock doesn't work? Manual lock works (Seat Cordoba 1.6 gasoline 2000)

I have a SEAT Cordoba 1.6 from the year 2000, gasoline engine version: I noticed that when pushing the 'LOCK' button on the (wireless) key that all doors, except the trunk door, lock. Manually ...
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How to reprogram key fob remote for central lock?

I have a 2000 vintage Volkswagen Golf mk.4. As it came from Wolfsburg it had central locking but no remote control on keys. Somewhere along the time I had aftermarket remote installed and received two ...
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BMW E91 - remote key won't open doors

The remote key fob won't open the doors by pressing any keys on it. I can, however, lock and unlock all of the doors by turning the integrated key inside the driver's door. So the central locking ...
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Auto door lock does not work with automatic transmission shifting to and from “Park”

My Toyota Corolla 2014 Altis auto door lock has not been worked. I read Electric central door lock does not work with automatic transmission shifting to and from “Park” and also Toyota Corolla ...
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VW Golf electrics problem with door closed

I have a VW Golf 1.9 TDi 55 plate MK VI. When the door is CLOSED (with the ignition on) : The mirrors do not adjust, the windows do not open, the fuel flap does not open and the child door lock does ...
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