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How can I disable the auto door lucks on 2009 Silverado

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How can I disable the auto door lucks on 2009 Silverado
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Michael Moore replied 7 years ago.
There is no way for you to disable the auto locks on your truck. The body control moudle has to be reprogramed by your local dealership to disable the auto locks. Your selling dealership should do this proceedure for free, The sales department should pay any fees for the reprogram. There is a GM bulletin that describes this proceedure for the service department.

#PIT3189K: Disabling Auto Door Locks - keywords DIC IPC lock manual mode operation program reprogram - (Nov 4, 2008)

Subject:Disabling Auto Door Locks
Models:2005-2009 Cadillac Escalade, Escalade ESV, Escalade EXT
2005-2009 Chevrolet Avalanche, Silverado, Silverado Classic, Suburban, Tahoe
2005-2009 GMC Sierra, Sierra Classic, Yukon, Yukon Denali, Yukon XL, Yukon Denali XL


Some customers may comment that they are unable to override the automatic door locking feature. In prior model years, customers were able to select "Doors Lock Manually" from the DIC. However, starting in the 2005 model year, this selection was removed.


Since the 2005 model year, all BCM's (Body Control Modules) are programmed from the factory to lock all doors when the transmission is shifted into gear or vehicle speed is greater than 8 mph (13 km/h). There is no option to disable the auto door locks from the factory, but if an owner wishes to have the auto door locks disabled the following procedure can be performed:




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