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Central locking Hi i have 96(n reg) e36 318i se im fitting an after market alarm to it however i cannot get the sentral locking to work with it the only box i can find that does the locking is the 1 under the glove box with a big black plug and small yellow and green plugs i have no idea wot wire does wot the alarm diagram says i need a common line and the lock / unlock wires plz help

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i had a major problem with my central locking. it would lock with my key but then wouldnt open. the only way i could get in the car was by manually oopeing the driver door but that still meant the the rest of the doors were locked. I managed to buy a relay from ebay and open up my general module . thats the white box thst sits behind uyour fuse box in the glove compartment. it a tricky job as the relays are soldered on and it took approx 30 mins to remove each and replace it.

I have had no problem since

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