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Mike Kelly, Auto Service Technician
Category: Car
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Experience:  17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.
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I have a scenic megane (diesel) 2006 . For the last 3 mornings

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I have a scenic megane (diesel) 2006 . For the last 3 mornings the central locking wont open but once I get in the car it starts and drives normally. Sometimes it locks at end of 3 mile journey sometimes not. Any ideas
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 4 years ago.
Hi,my name is mike and I will assist you with your question.
The two main reasons this type of issue happens and with these symptoms is a failing key fob battery or a failing vehicle battery. The key fob battery is more common. After replacing the key fob battery if the issue still happens have the vehicle battery tested,however the key fob battery replacement will cure this problem.