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Double locked out of a 2002 X5. Tumbler fell down inside the driver door. Any thoughts?

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Central lock isn't working

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BMW Mechanic: Steve, BMW Expert replied 2 years ago
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does the vehicle not have eclectic power?
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It does
BMW Mechanic: Steve, BMW Expert replied 2 years ago
then why doesn't central locking work from the key remote?
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