Central locking failure - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60)
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60) Chat relating to the BMW 5-Series of all generations. Specific models include: BMW 518, BMW 520, BMW 520i, BMW 530i, BMW 528i, BMW 530i, BMW 518i, BMW 524d, BMW 525i, BMW 525e, BMW 528e, BMW 540i, BMW 535i, BMW 520d, BMW 525td, BMW 525d, BMW 530d, BMW 525i/xi, BMW 530i/xi. (BMW 5-Series Forum)

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-20-2004, 07:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Car:
Posts: 1
Photos:
John5541 is an unknown quantity at this point
New to the site, but a BMW fan since my 1968 2002. Any experience of central locking problems on an E34? Currently have a 540 which seems to have permanently locked rear doors and front doors which will only open/lock with a key. Have a new battery (12.77v) in the transmitter. Where to start looking for the most likely cause of my problem? Any ideas welcome!!! John.
John5541 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 07-20-2004, 01:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: New Zealand
Car:
Posts: 142
Photos:
silverlea is an unknown quantity at this point
Is your mother in law still in the car !!
Good Luck there.

SILVERLEA.
silverlea is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-20-2004, 01:34 PM   #3 (permalink)
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Car:
Posts: 1,176
Photos:
sp0rky is an unknown quantity at this point
If the rear doors are permanently locked, does that mean you cant even pull the knob up?

If yes, it seems like the car was deadlocked with the key and somebody tried to open it with an alarm and it killed the servos. Although thats not the only thing that could cause something like this.

I would start off by checking for fuses in the usual place and also around the central locking unit.

good luck
__________________
sp0rky is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to install a remote central locking module on the existing central locking system SimonBalk 3-Series (E36) 12 10-15-2010 09:35 AM
Central Locking Sensor Cleaning? Stamey 3-Series (E21, E30) 2 03-06-2005 09:35 PM
Bmw E36 Central Locking Jamming nubins 3-Series (E36) 0 10-09-2004 10:02 AM
528i E28 Central Locking Problem Sexy Daz Classifieds Sell & Buy 0 09-08-2004 08:57 AM
Remote Central Locking Sabih 3-Series (E36) 2 08-17-2004 08:11 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:08 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.