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Air seals/Central locking

Ok, now I am having a problem with my central locking and air locking system in my 94 318iS. You know how when you close the door the window moves up half an inch to provide a quieter cabin? Well anytime it gets any warmer than 59 degrees that whole system fails and then my central locking system stops working.When I park the car at night and it gets colder,everything works again. For example, I leave home around 9 every morning the locks work, the air seals work. I go to my class which ends at about 10 45, open up my doors, close them, then the locks dont work and when I drive on the freeway with the windows up it makes that annoying wind noise. This is something that really bothers me considering how much pride I take in how quiet the cabin is at high speeds. Does anyone know how I can fix this? I want to get your guys's advice before I take it to the mechanic and get charged so let me know. Thanks
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My car makes that 'wind noise' because the seal around the driver and passenger window is scrwed up and really not worth the $150ish the dealer will charge you for the 2 pieces of rubber! and havnt got around to findin them 2nd hand! and sorry no idea about the central locking!

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