Question about 2001 BMW X5 3.0i

1 Answer

2001 BMW X5 Unlocked driver door wont open from inside or outside

The lock wouldn't pop up when i tried using the key fob but the other doors did unlock. I went through passenger side and unlocked the driver side by pulling the handle. The pin popped up unlocking the door but the door did not open and now wont open from either side. Both inside & outside handles seem fine. Any suggestions?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

Handles may be in good condition but the lever on the latch itself may have came loose. your mostlikley looking at dismantelling the apolsery with the door closed to rectify it.

Posted on Apr 02, 2014

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: BMW X5 2001 -DRIVER OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLE WILL NOT OPEN DOOR.

DRIVER OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLE WILL NOT OPEN DOOR. FROZE UP IN ICE STORM AND APPEARED TO BREAK WHEN TRIED TO OPEN DOOR. INSIDE HANDLE STILL WORKS. IS DIY REPAIR FEASIBLE?

Posted on Feb 12, 2010

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: The front passenger side door lock responds slowly

Okay
I have and still have the same problem! one thing I did read was it's the lock itself inside the door, which if youdont get it sorted will be a pricey job. My drivers side door has now completly closed now and won't open (having to jump over other side to drive) Anyhow it can be done yourself but it's a fiddley job.

Posted on Jul 09, 2009

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: My 2001 325Ci Convertible has a problem with

sounds like the door rod has come off,u need to take door card off and have a look!
regards andy

Posted on Sep 19, 2009

  • 87 Answers

SOURCE: driver door will not open from the outside whent

sound like a broken outside door handle carrier. suggest to take off the door trim to have proper ivestigation.

Posted on Jan 26, 2010

  • 1146 Answers

SOURCE: The front passenger door lock does not pop up, or

Hi:
You didn't mention the year of your vehicle, but often when the electric door lock solenoid fails, it becomes siezed in place, where it is un-moveable. This causes the condition that you are experiencing. One way to check to see if this is the cause, is to remove the drivers inside door panel and disconnect the door lock solenoid, and verify the manual key lock works ok.

Posted on Feb 09, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

3 Answers

Back tailgate lock won't open


Central lock problem, rear door and trunk don´t open - Xoutpost.com

www.xoutpost.com > ... > BMW SAV Forums > X5 (E53) Forum

Aug 23, 2014 - 10 posts - ‎4 authors
I have a problem on my X5, the remote key can only open the front ... I´m in a distante country without any BMW representative, but I can ... Remote keys can only lock andunlock the front doors, the rear door locks does not respond. .... the front doors openit won't unlock or lock the rear doors and rear trunk. Door Won't Lock With Key
10 posts
Sep 26, 2013
Door Lock (passenger side) won't unlock with remote
10 posts
Jan 10, 2011
Upper Tailgate wont open from the outside
8 posts
Sep 2, 2009
More results from www.xoutpost.com

X5 Tailgate Diagnosis E53 - YouTube

? 3:12
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqBfkJzUQug
Nov 7, 2011 - Uploaded by AskTheCarExperts
Lower tailgate diagnosis including relay location and fuse location. ... BMW 3 Series E90 Car Key Memory and ...

BMW Electric Boot Release Fix - YouTube

? 10:02
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=snOVnM7hyO4
Jan 23, 2011 - Uploaded by Cpt MishMash VonRandom
Thanks**This is a quick walk through to repair the boot or trunk release button on y. ... or other BMW of the ...

BMW X5 xDrive 30i automatic tailgate does not w





Dec 14, 2015 | BMW X5 Series Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2006 passat drivers side door locks wont open from outside when unlocked using fob


It sounds like you might have two door latches that are faulty.... But you can try disconnecting the battery for 10 minutes and reconnect to see if that solves it. Sometimes VW's need their memory reset, have seen weird problems happen and this fixes it a lot of the time.

Feb 11, 2014 | Volkswagen Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2001 jetta door wont open when i unlock it


hi

it sounds like the lock or module is faulty

you will have to remove the inside door trim and check to see if any thing has come off or if anything is broken

if it all looks intact and its not responding to the inside lock or maybe just the outside key

then it sounds like the lock is faulty or something attached to the lock

aries

Nov 14, 2013 | 2001 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

1 Answer

Driver door wont open


You probably either have a piece of linkage that has come loose inside the door or the latch mechanism is stuck halfway between "lock" and "unlock" (fairly common on some vehicles). You will need to remove the driver's seat to make room to work so the driver's door panel can be removed if you cannot open the door from either the inside or the outside.

If you can get the door open, then the door panel should be removed to inspect the linkage and latch mechanism.

Feb 11, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My bmw x5 door handle will not open even the door is unlocked,i can't get to the other door because they are locked.


How did you get the driver's door unlocked. Your other doors should unlock by hitting your key fob button twice. Sounds like the door handle came disconnected or broken.

Oct 06, 2010 | 2005 BMW X5

1 Answer

Driver door will not open from the outside whent the door is unlocked, but will open from the inside. any suggestions? (BMW X5)


sound like a broken outside door handle carrier. suggest to take off the door trim to have proper ivestigation.

Jan 25, 2010 | 2001 BMW 5 Series

2 Answers

BMW X5 2001 -DRIVER OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLE WILL NOT OPEN DOOR.


DRIVER OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLE WILL NOT OPEN DOOR. FROZE UP IN ICE STORM AND APPEARED TO BREAK WHEN TRIED TO OPEN DOOR. INSIDE HANDLE STILL WORKS. IS DIY REPAIR FEASIBLE?

Jun 23, 2009 | 2001 BMW 5 Series

1 Answer

I just go locked out of my X5 BMW 2001 and my key will not unlock the driver's side door! When I press the OPEN button nothing happens... what do I do now?


I just go locked out of my X5 BMW 2002 and my key will not unlock the driver's side door! When I press the OPEN button nothing happens... what do I do now?

Jun 13, 2009 | 2001 BMW 5 Series

Not finding what you are looking for?
2001 BMW X5 3.0i Logo

526 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top BMW Experts

Frankie B

Level 2 Expert

65 Answers

Fred Sops

Level 2 Expert

272 Answers

Doberman

Level 2 Expert

254 Answers

Are you a BMW Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...