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Ghostly functions Hi My 2000 528i automatically opens all windows and sunroof at anychance it gets. the alarm also trips off when it feels like and the doors lock and open by choice too. I have come back to meet my car open several times and with fall setting in, not only do i risk theft, my interior might also succum to the weather. During these opened times, there is also trouble locking the car...the windows open over and over again. please help.

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I would check the key hole on the drivers door, and make sure that it is the "neutral" position I know this worked on a friends 328, her key hole was sticking slightly to the unlock position causing the same problems that your having, there is a sensor in there that when you insert the key and turn it to the unlock position and hold it for a sec or so it will open all the windows and unlock all the doors

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