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Dead Battery, No Central Locking

Went overseas for 2 weeks come back and unluckily enough my battery must have dropped a cell the last time I drove it before leaving. So I have a new battery but the central locking isnt working. The lights flash when I use the key, but my passenger door is constantly unlocked at the moment and im having to manually lock the drivers side door.

Middle Central lock button also is not working, others with the same problem report that it just fixed itself after time anyone know of anything I can do in the meantime?
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do a search top right. read recently about synching the fob?


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Just stuffed around for about 30mins trying to get this central locking working, tried putting the key to position 2 and holding in lock for a few seconds then back to 0, same thing with unlock and back to 0. My manual says press unlock or lock twice then go to position 2 and it reactivates.

Nothing worked
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Could something have blown?
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have you checked the fuses?


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Just stuffed around for about 30mins trying to get this central locking working, tried putting the key to position 2 and holding in lock for a few seconds then back to 0, same thing with unlock and back to 0. My manual says press unlock or lock twice then go to position 2 and it reactivates.

Nothing worked
Maybe drive the car for about 100 miles and see if it had reset itself?
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No I havent checked the fuses, really wouldnt know what to look for.
I drove the car from my brothers house to mine after replacing the battery - 200km's

Had to open the boot and maually open the fuel cap at the station this sucks.
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Take out the vacuum pump from the trunk and check that it's all right. Mine started to work just by removing it and reinstalling.
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