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Keyless locking Hi, i recently bought a used BMW 318i 1996 model from Japan. Its key has lights when pressed but no locking or unlocking happens. is there anyway i can have the this activated to work? Thx Jeff

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The key you describe is for illuminating the locks and has no function for remote locking. You will need an aftermarket keyless entry kit to have remote locking. steve

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