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Locks won't stay locked

I am doing some work on a 2003 volkswagon eurovan. there were some problems with the locks and latches. I installed new sliding door latch, new passanger side extieror door latch (the part the actuates the latch). All the doors open and close smoothly, however when I attempt to lock the vehicle it locks all the locks and then unlocks them all right away. I can stick the key in all three door locks and the same thing happens on each of them.

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Believe it or not there was a service bulletin Warranty on this erratic behavior on the door locks you need to call Volkswagon if you need anything else go to

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