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Got a 330ci, 2000, central locking not working, key opens

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Got a 330ci, 2000, central locking not working, key opens drivers door but not passengers, also central locking button in centre con not wor*****, *****
What has been checked so far?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
We have checked the key fob battery and the car has a new battery too, when we open the drivers door manually it does not open the passenger door either.

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you will need to check your central locking fuses. The bmw database shows fuses 9 24 27 48 49 52 60 67 71 in the glove box fuse panel as those to check, but you should also reference your own fuse card to double check.


if the fuses are good, then this means you have a failed general module which is the computer module that manages locking. This is a common issue. You can send it out for repair to or replace it.


the general module is located behind the glove box as shown here:

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