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Unread 04-12-2009, 03:56 AM   #1
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No central locking,works when operating door switch

I have lost central locking?i can lock doors by the operation of the door switch,but not by key.

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Unread 04-12-2009, 07:28 AM   #2
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I have lost central locking?i can lock doors by the operation of the door switch,but not by key.

Have you changed the battery in the key fob?
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Unread 04-13-2009, 02:33 AM   #3
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Battery is fine tested with voltmeter under load T.O.K.Could the actuator be faulty it seems that other Jeep owners have had faulty actuators,is the actuator inside the drivers door?Thank you Michiganmaverick for your reply.

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I have lost central locking?i can lock doors by the operation of the door switch,but not by key.

Let me try to understand what you are trying to say. You can lock the doors with the switch, which one, the one on each door or the master switch on the drivers door?

When you say you can't lock them with the key do you mean the button on the key fob?

Most problems with the locking system and windows can be traced to the wire harness running between the door and the body, inside the rubber boot, the wires have a habit of breaking.
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Unread 06-02-2009, 05:38 AM   #5
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The doors can be locked and unlocked using the drivers door switches,i have purchased wiring diagrams for my Jeep and i have found out i do not have central locking,duh.Thank you for your time Michiganmaveric
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