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post #1 of 17 (permalink) Old 12-18-2016, 01:48 PM Thread Starter
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Passenger Door Locks Not Working

I've checked other posts on the same topic but I think my situation seems to be different.

I noticed that my car doors were not locking or unlocking at times not too long after I installed new speakers. (The speakers thing could be a coincidence.)

I changed the door lock fuse, and my drivers side started functioning. However, I don't get consistent functioning on my passenger side. I hear the swoosh sound, but the locks don't consistently move. This happens on the passenger front and rear.

I tried replacing the door lock switch. That didn't solve the problem. Do you think there could be another fuse besides the door lock fuse that interacts with this that needs testing? Could there be a need for a new door lock actuator even though it booth passenger doors locks are malfunctioning?

Thank you for any help you can provide.
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The doors get their locking unlocking signals from the BCM, before starting to change parts I would reseat the connectors on the BCM module adding dielectric grease and see if this improves the actuation.

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The doors get their locking unlocking signals from the BCM, before starting to change parts I would reseat the connectors on the BCM module adding dielectric grease and see if this improves the actuation.


Would this be the case even if I am hearing the swooshing sound from that side of the car but the locks don't move?
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sounds like the door lock actuator. I have same issue with my driver side rear door. When I press the lock or unlock button, sometimes it will lock or unlock and sometimes it wont. I was told its te actuator I'm just to lazy to change it.

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I had to go to Pep Boys for road hazard repair on tires. They told me that the actuators were dead to the tune of $800 to repair!!!!

I just find it odd that both the back and the front passenger side doors went out at the same time. Is that common?
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Did you try re-seating the BCM connectors?

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I'm having this same problem also and the dealership is telling me that my actuators need replacing also, coby what is the BCM that you speak of
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Body Control Module, it's on the passenger side front of the center console behind the panel that has a fuse icon engraved in it. You may also want to swap the fuse for power door locks, it might be corroded.





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Thanks coby I will definitely try this out first
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post #10 of 17 (permalink) Old 09-24-2017, 11:45 AM
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I replaced it with another fuse and the problem still continues...
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