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PostPosted: Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:55 am 
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Anyone have the automatic lock/unlock sensors in the door handle stop working? Mine works half the time, and lately not at all. I changed the batteries in my fobs with no luck.

Its under warranty, but thought I'd ask. I have an apt set up with Ford tomorrow.


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 13, 2019 10:02 am 
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A common problem with those (they are used on just about every Ford these days).

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:43 am 
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jmueller065 wrote:
A common problem with those (they are used on just about every Ford these days).


Are they just going to break after being replaced? Is this a fruitless effort?


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:47 am 
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Good question that I can't answer. We have 1 Ford now with those same sensors and its still working (I think--our son drives the car now and he hasn't complained about them).

On that car (a 2014 Escape) they sometimes work and sometimes doesn't work.

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:38 pm 
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I LOVE washing my car in the summer time (with the key in my pocket) and I hear "click, click, click, click" as I wash the door..
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 15, 2019 1:12 pm 
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Try changing battery again. Use a brand name battery like Eveready or Duracell. Have had no name ones not work new from the store.

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