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Battery dead on 2003 BMW X-5, won't unlock. No and yes.

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Battery dead on 2003...

Battery dead on 2003 BMW X-5, won't unlock

Mechanic's Assistant: Did you test the battery with a voltmeter? And have you ever changed one before?

No and yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your X5 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Manual key turns both ways nothing happens

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BMW Mechanic: Steve, BMW Expert replied 3 months ago
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Is the manual key lock broken?
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
No
BMW Mechanic: Steve, BMW Expert replied 3 months ago
Are you turning the key far enough in the door? It needs to be turned further than normal.
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I’m at work now. I’ll try when I get home
BMW Mechanic: Steve, BMW Expert replied 3 months ago
Ok please post back then
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Thanks
BMW Mechanic: Steve, BMW Expert replied 3 months ago
No problem
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
That didn’t work
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