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Remote control no longer opens the lock

The remote control for my '03 GMC Sierra no longer will unlock the doors. The remote will lock and activate the horn beeper, but not the unlock feature. I have replaced the battery. The lock/unlock switch in the truck does lock and unlock the doors.

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  • jimpeters Jun 01, 2009

    Thanks, but forgot the mention that the 2nd fob has the identical operational features and it has hung on the key rack for 6 years. Any other thoughts?



    Thanks,



    Jim

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    1988 gmc Sierra

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Sounds like the button to unlock doors on the fob is worn out. You can purchase a new one or used from your local recycle yard.

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