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Ricksta7

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Hi everyone, only me with another question. I unlocked my car this morning, I took a few seconds longer than normal to get in and start the engine, when I did it would not start... could this be because I took a little longer than normal? All I done after this is locked / unlocked car and it started fine.

Many Thanks.

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most likely the immobaliser automatically kicking in because of the delay in time

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Thats the only thing i can think of.

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I hope so... I mean, I didnt take AGES.. About 1-2 mins? at the most.. Very strange indeed. I will post if anything else strange happens. I was just thinking it might be immoboliser as I say, I locked / unlocked doors and worked first time?

Thanks again, as always your all very helpful :)

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Check the battery in the key fob and car battery...

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on my mondy if you unlock the car but dont open a door ot will re-lock itself for security

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It has been fine since lol, very strange though! Another quick question (applologies) When I lock the car, I press the lock button once and t locks, I press the lock button agaon and it loks and the lights flass :huh: Is this like a double lockk feaure or something ?? Thanks.

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it is the double lock function and also switches on the alarm ultrasensors for the interior if fitted

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it is the double lock function and also switches on the alarm ultrasensors for the interior if fitted

It dead locks the doors i believe if you press it twice.

@mintalkin - switches on alarm sensors for the interior, is this right? I would have thought that if you press it once you turn all the alarm on and then press it twice to turn interior sensors of just in case your leaving a dog or kids in the car but want to lock the doors.

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just double checked in the handbook, double locking the doors turns the sensors on and prevents the doors from being opened from the inside

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just double checked in the handbook, double locking the doors turns the sensors on and prevents the doors from being opened from the inside

O right works different on fords then cheers mintalkin

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