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Lock Malfunction

Hello everyone,
Hope all is well and that all of your summers were excellent. What brings me to the forum today is a problem I have been having with my lock. A few weeks ago my windows were down a crack when it began to rain, I ran out to my car and put them up (but not before my doors got a tad wet). Ever since my doors now luck at random times and continue to do so while I am driving. Let me be clear, the locks make the sound they do when I manually hit the button on my key fob, however the locks do not visibly move up or down. Not only is the sound annoying while I drive, it has led to me locking my keys in the car with the car running on occasion (not fun at all!)....any help you could give me would be very appreciated.

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I would try something simple first, like getting the switches out and cleaning thel all with an electrical contact cleaner. Lots of luck!


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dont fully shut ur door till u get it fixed like just let it rest there and do what that guy said

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i had a similar problem on mine, but my lock would just make the sound when i press the button, even though the lock would not actually unlock or lock. best bet is to just take it to a dealer unless you are pretty good with electronics and can rip open the door and find whats up

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