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Rear doors will not lock

My rear doors will not lock when using the fob. It started with the left door failing and it also affected the lights for the backseat not light up. After a few months the right door started to show the same problem. Now only the front doors lock and the boot, not the 2 rear doors. Oh, and if anyone tried to open the right door it unlocks all locked doors.

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    Harri Hynynen Mar 20, 2014

    Fob = Frequency Operated Button

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I have no idea what a fob is, but your loom is shot. You have cascading electrical issues, and need to check the fuse box.
There is just a small chance you can do a reset.
Disconnect the battery, and leave it for 20 minutes. Hook it up again, turn on the ignition and see if any bad modules have come back
Still have the problem? Get codes from a diagnostic computer enquiry at Autozone. Should be a free check up

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    Harri Hynynen Mar 20, 2014

    My own guess would be that the cabel pack between the car frame and the door has broken due to stress. Could it be that and if so how do I know what cabel is broken and is it possible to resolder it ?

  • ifawnmeade Mar 20, 2014

    Yes loom..cable pack!

  • ifawnmeade Mar 20, 2014

    A multi tester and skill! You will need a techie

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