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1998 Durango doors don't stay locked.

I have a 1998 Durango. The door locks will not stay locked when using the switch. They cycle to the lock position, but immediately unlock again. When locked manually they will stay locked however. If this makes a difference, I had to replace the battery in the key fob, but the key fob still doesn't work. The door lock problem started before that though. Any help will be appreciated.

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There's a sensor or switch in the ignition cylinder that is there to keep you from locking the doors using door switches when the key is in the ignition. This is performs just like you are describing. The doors will lock then immediately unlock. Maybe the sensor/switch in your ignition keylock is bad or disconnected somehow.

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