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Hi i drive a 318i 01, The buttons on the key stopped working

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Hi i drive a 318i 01, The buttons on the key stopped working ages ago and now the barrel in the driver door lock has broke leaving me with no way of locking my car!! what would be the most sensible fix for this issue?
cheers John

The most sensible fix will be to purchase a new key (or two) and to have a new key barrel fitted as well.

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