The problem Is;
Yesterday I was trying to set a new keyless remote control with my Saturn SL2 1996. I used a paper clip to do It. First I jumped the 4th pin and then, when I was going to jump the 8th pin, the paper clip touched the 16th pin causing a short circuit. Then the dome light went out and none of the 4 doors are locking or unlocking. I did check the door lock/unlock fuse and apparently It Is ok (there is 2). Please, tell me what to do to fix it!! Thanks a lot In advance.
While attempting to program a replacement remote for my 1996 Saturn SL2 by using a U shaped paper clip I accidentally shorted the wrong terminals and lost power door locking capability and dome light. Underhood fuse appears to be all right. Relay modules on the instrument panel junction box show no burned terminals but I have no way to test them. Replacement poses to be difficult as there is no part number.on these 5 connector relays of OMRON manufacture.
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There are two jam switches located on the latch assymbly. One on top and one at the bottom. They can become dirty and not function properly causing the dome light to stay on until it "times" out. They can be removed and cleaned so they don't stick. Once I found them, it took me about an hour to completely remove the door panel, latch assymbly, and to reinstall everything back.
Programming Electronic Door Lock Control System
NOTE: The electronic door lock control processor (14B001) erases all
previous keyless entry remote transmitter (15K601) from memory when the keyless
entry remote transmitters are programmed or reprogrammed. The electronic door
lock control processor can store up to four keyless entry remote transmitters in
To program (or reprogram) keyless entry remote transmitter into the
electronic door lock control processor, perform the following steps:
Turn ignition switch to the RUN position and momentarily short the two
terminals of the program connector taped to the wire assembly and located behind
the glove compartment. All doors should lock and then unlock. Remove shorting
Press any button on keyless entry remote transmitter. All doors should lock
and then unlock to verify the keyless entry remote transmitter has been
programmed. If door locks do not respond, press button again (up to three times
maximum with the same keyless entry remote transmitter).
Repeat the above step to program additional keyless entry remote transmitters
into the electronic door lock control processor (up to four keyless entry remote
Turn ignition switch OFF. All doors should lock and then unlock.
Programming When Remote control added or replaced. System malfunction. How Obtain all remote controls. Remove key from ignition switch. Close all doors. Open driver's door. Carry out the following within 24 seconds: Turn ignition switch ON and back to LOCK position 3 times. Remove key. Press and release driver's door courtesy light switch 3 times. Ensure doors lock and unlock. If not, wait 40 seconds and repeat procedure starting with driver's door already open. Press each remote control lock or unlock button twice. Ensure doors lock and unlock after each remote control operation. If not, proceed as follows: Press and release driver's door courtesy light switch once. Ensure doors lock and unlock twice. Repeat procedure starting with driver's door already open. NOTE: A maximum of 3 remote controls can be programmed.
open the fuse box on the passenger side of the console. Check all the fuses. Also there is a fuse box under the hood I believe on the driver side. check all these fuses also. The only other thing to check if your motors are working fine, is the wiring.
the key on engine off 8 times. the doors will lock and unlock. push one
of the buttons on the key fob and the doors will lock and unlock. do
this for each remote that you have. when you are done turn the key off.
the door locks will lock and unlock. the remote fob should work after
this." From My SecuriLock..