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Central locking system stopped working

Can no longer remote lock/unlock vehicle, new batteries in key fob no help. I tried the single key and double key method to re-program the fob, no help. I heard it might help to unplug the control module, but I don't know where it is located. Thanks!

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  • mavros1972 Sep 09, 2008

    Can no longer remote lock/unlock vehicle, new batteries in key fob no help. I tried the single key and double key method to re-program the fob, no help

  • Anonymous Dec 04, 2008

    same problem the manual says hold the remote buttons for 1 mins and it should automatically reprogramme itself

  • Anonymous Feb 28, 2009

    Audi A6 2003
    operated with the key the central locking system works ok
    both remote control units fail, batteries replaced
    fuse 6 ( central verriegelung ) is ok


  • wyotech69 May 11, 2010

    is it a factory or aftermarket program?

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    i disarmed the central locking with the help of valet ...i seened the nippon manaul to disarmed the central locking ..now i wanted to arm the vehicle ...nd also wanted to know how to rematch remote

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If the A6 layout for the modules is the same as my A4, the lock pump is in the rear corner of the car, on the passenger side. In the trunk, pull up the carpeting behind the passenger rear wheel, and tucked down in there is the pump assembly. They're known to go bad and it's a pretty likely cause for your problem, provided your fuses are not blown.

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