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The truck unlocks itself after a few minutes

Doors unlock themselves after a few minutes.what might be causing this to happen?

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  • yo_mann May 29, 2009

    i found out that it was a combo of two att cell phone and my i wasnt running or even had the keys in it.yes it does have keyless entry and the remote has brand new batts.i was standing near the antenna when it does this.



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Is this happening while it is running? or while not running?
do you have a keyless entry on the vehicle?
if it has keyless entry this is normally what happens when the battery starts to go bad in the remote.
or if you have an alarm, a lot of them have a fail safe that unlocks the door if it is running after you close the door so you dont lock the keys in the ignition.

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