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Old 04-16-2013, 01:20 PM   #1
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My Alarm Key fob will not respond

The key fob packed in a while ago, been locking the doors via the key lock but today the windows went down automatically and the barrel turns within the door as i turned to manually lock the car. I have a BMW 320 E46.
Any ideas on what this could be would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 04-18-2013, 01:18 AM   #2
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It's possible that the soldering point where the key buttons make contact with the surface of the actual board have broken off. This happened to mine. I ended up cutting open the key and re-soldering it back on. Good as new.

Hope that helps.
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