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Re: Re: Central Locking strangeness

Date: Mon, 21 Jul 1997 13:15:52 -0700 (PDT)
On Mon, 21 Jul 1997, Andrew Duane USG/PE wrote:

> My passenger door has suddenyl stopped engaging the central locking
> on my '89 100Q. It locks and unlocks the door fine, and arms/disarms
> the alarm fine, but will not engage the central locking.
> Dead vaccuum line?
and  Nathan Belo <belo@eskimo.com> wrote
>Me too!  It sometimes kicks in for a couple of months then decides to 
>not work.  It's been doing this for 2 years now.

Mine was non-functional when I bought my car.  I pulled the electrical 
connector off the vacuum pump in the trunk to test it.  It passed all 
tests and the door worked after I plugged it back in.  I suspected a 
bad connection.  The second time it stopped working I used ProGold on 
the contacts and reconnected them.  Since then it has continued to 

***                 ...Kirby    (Kirby A. Smith)                 ***
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