I can lock but not unlock from driver's door.

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Re: I can lock but not unlock from driver's door.

Post by M20_fever » Mon Apr 29, 2013 4:51 am

87e30 wrote:Most good locksmith shops will have BMW blanks, or you can get them on eBay. Don't try to get a key made at WalMart. I tried and the girl acutally asked me if a BMW was a Buick or if it was a Cadillac.

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Re: I can lock but not unlock from driver's door.

Post by 87e30 » Sat May 18, 2013 1:47 am

You do your lock yet? I just finished doing mine. You might want to take a look at http://www.billswebspace.com/BMWE30Door ... ebuild.htm unless you can read German because the kit doesn't come with any English instructions. I opened the bag and was all "WTF mate?!?", but I read that site and got it done pretty quick. My original lock was so seized up though it literally broke in half when I was trying to remove the pin.

At last! For the first time since I bought the car I can use a key in the drivers door! Tomorrow to install the keyless entry. <DOH!> lol
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Re: I can lock but not unlock from driver's door.

Post by Yoshi » Sun May 19, 2013 3:20 pm

Nah I still haven't. so low on my priority list. No point in good locks if the car won't drive lol.
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