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Keyless entry no longer works, battery in fob is good.

I can manually lock the doors, but tailgate door does not lock. Where radio would stay on until door is opened with or without key, it now turns off when key is taken out. Would this all be related to the same problem? Help! An anonnymous electronics store attempted to install an over head rear dvd player in my car, and upon picking it up, I found that my keyless entry doesnt work anymore. They claimed that they had nothing to do with it, but it was fine when I dropped it off, and not working when I picked it up!

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Yep that is most likely the problem. If it worked when you dropped it off and not when you picked it up, they screwed it up. I would bet that where they picked up the power for the DVD player they created a short. If they accidentally eliminated the power feed to the tailgate lock the circuit is not complete.

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