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#1 (permalink) Old 07-26-2004, 10:06 AM
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I'm having an annoying problem... my driver's side door lock sometimes isn't locking with my remote (BMW keyless) or with the locking button from the inside. I can tell that the pin that goes up and down is weak going up and down. All the other locks immediately go up and down. It sometimes does this but I have a feeling it's going to go out soon. What could be causing this? Thanks
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The exact same thing is hapening to my car right now (96 328).
I think the actuator is going. I am too cheap to replace it right now so I'm just using the key instead of the remote.

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