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Driver side door locking with remote but will not unlock, if i unlock it with key then remote will unlock all other door, if all doors are locked remote will not unlock the car. Once i manually unlock driver side door, remote will work fine unlocking remaining doors. remote works fine when locking, all doors lock with remote including driver side. I googled and found something wrong with lock actuator with some cars where remote is not locking as well as unlocking driver side door. but my case seems different as mine driver side door locks but not unlock.

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  • shahgee Sep 03, 2012

    i want to add that power button on driver door is working fine. i can lock and unlock all doors from driver side door switch which also confirm that door actuator is not weak or faulty.

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    Hannah Schroeder Oct 11, 2017

    It's so strange that the remote will unlock all of the other doors when one was unlocked with the key. I'm having a similar problem with my Subaru, but I can't open the door with the key. I'm not sure if you've fixed it, but it might be a good idea for us both to find a locksmith to see if he can fix it. http://www.kwikkeys.com/about

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It is not the actuators, try a different remote, you may have an issue with the car security system/body computer not functioning on the unlock driver door command, one press of remote is unlock driver door and 2 presses is unlock the other doors.

Posted on Sep 03, 2012

  • shahgee Sep 19, 2012

    thanks for your reply. I tried a new remote but still having the same issue.

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SOURCE: I changed the lock actuator on my 2004 mitsubishi endeavor, but the key fob will not work on that door

check the wires in the rubber boot between the door pillar and the door for a break in the wire or loose plug socket ,check for a feed to the lock with a multimeter as well whilst operating the system as i think this is your problem here -no power

Posted on Feb 25, 2012

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SOURCE: Chevy Impala Door lock issue

Which is it, 98 Eclipse, or 06 Impala? Either way, your door lock actuator is stuck in the locked position either electrically or mechaically. The way to check this is to remove the door panel and unplug the actuator. If door lock can now be moved then you have an electrical problem (faulty door lock switch or faulty door lock module). If you still cannot unlock door then actuator is mechanically bad and must be replace (usually the case)

Posted on May 30, 2009

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SOURCE: 1998 Toyota Corolla Electric Door Lock Problem

You'll need to replace the solenoid (motor) that doesn't work. Not hard once you get the door panel off. I suggest you buy the correct part, not a universal one.

Posted on Jul 14, 2009

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