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anyone find out how to lock the doors with doors open?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by MJonaGS32, May 3, 2010.

  1. May 3, 2010 at 2:08 PM
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    MJonaGS32

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    I'm tired of waiting for everyone to close their door so I can lock the doors with my keyless remote.

    Anyone find out a way to wire the remote so that the doors don't need to be closed?
     
  2. May 3, 2010 at 2:10 PM
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    Jester243

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    I know what you mean, that extra couple of secs is a real pain. :rolleyes:


    j/k :p I don't know of any way and personally I like that they won't lock unless all of them are closed.
     
  3. May 3, 2010 at 2:14 PM
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    That feature defeats you thinking you are locking your ride when really one person didnt close their door all the way, leaving it wide open. Make your passengers pick up the pace and do it right.
     
  4. May 3, 2010 at 2:25 PM
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    Exactly. I like it that way.

    If I hit the lock button and I don't see the signals blink, then I know a door isn't completely shut.
     
  5. May 4, 2010 at 6:42 AM
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    No way that I know of. What I do is wait until all the doors are open that need to be, then just hit the lock button on the door instead of the key fob.
     
  6. May 4, 2010 at 6:48 AM
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    jassco

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    It is almost impossible to lock keys in the car if you have to wait for people to get out then use remote.....stupid I agree but I've done it with past cars.

    This mod would make locksmiths happy.
     
  7. May 4, 2010 at 7:17 AM
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    lol. That would kinda defeat the purpose.
     
  8. May 4, 2010 at 7:19 AM
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    blackhawke88

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    jesus MJ, use ur head...haha jk, i'd just leave it as it is
     
  9. May 4, 2010 at 7:47 AM
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    lock it from the button on the drivers door
     
  10. May 4, 2010 at 8:13 AM
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    I hate when I catch flak for this when I was never asked to lock the door. What I'm supposed to magically know what your thinking?
     
  11. May 4, 2010 at 10:35 AM
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    It seems that a lot of these people are used to power door locks and don't realize that manual locks are still put on new vehicles. But I know what you mean. It seems that even when they do know, they "forget" to lock the doors (inconsiderate assholes).
     
  12. May 4, 2010 at 10:39 AM
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    Money pit.
    Use the switch on the door.
     
  13. May 4, 2010 at 11:17 AM
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    anyone find out how to lock the doors with doors open?


    Have you tried the key?

    How about pushing the lock button on the driver's door?
     
  14. May 4, 2010 at 11:23 AM
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    the lock button on the door also does not work when a door is open. I like it that way... can't lock your keys in the truck that way
     
  15. May 4, 2010 at 12:53 PM
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    Lurkin

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    Does on my 09.... Key fob won't lock with the door open, but the lock button on the door will.
     
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