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I have a golf 5 2005 model. I cannot lock or unlock the drivers door with the remote and the indicator light on mirro of the same door doesnt show. The problem happens sometimes on the front left door. What might be causing this?

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Check the wires in between the door and the chasis. Remove the rubber insulation and check for broken wires. This is a common problem. I also have a Golf 5 and recently same thing happened on my deriver side. Onces I resoldered the wires and insolate them seperatly so that no open wires are visible, I reconnect and the alarm + door worked with the remote.

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