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#1 Old 07-11-2015
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Lock problem?

I can lock and unlock all the locks (except the storage compartment) doors, trunk, and gas cap with my keyfob. The lock switch on the dash doesn't seem to work. No horn or alarm sound but lights flash when using keyfob.
Haven't checked wiring or fuses because the keyfob operates as it is supposed to.
I haven't tried to redo the keyfob (holding both buttons for 6 or more seconds) because it works and I'm afraid I might mess it up.
How should I troubleshoot this. My storage compartment is locked and I can't seem to open it.
I've searched but I can't seem to find the answers I need.
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All the items you mentioned work off the PSE pump located in the trunk. Could be a fuse or an air leak.
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And glove box might just need a bit of WD40 or the like in it?
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And glove box might just need a bit of WD40 or the like in it?
I can't get it open to use any lubricant on it.
Does this lock use the PSE? All the other locks work as new. Can anyone tell me which yellow line goes to console storage compartment? I can try to put some vacuum in it.
Can I get it open by taking the console out?
If so how?
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Can I get it open by taking the console out?
If so how?
You need to open the console to get at 2 screws to remove the console, Sorry.


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