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I have a 2005 Sonata v6 that recently has started to

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randomly lock the car when...
I have a 2005 Sonata v6 that recently has started to randomly lock the car when parked. Yesterday when this happened I unlocked the door the flashers started and it wouldn't start. After a few minutes it started right up. any suggestions ?
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Hyundai Mechanic: gomi_otaku, Technician replied 11 months ago
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Are you using a remote key fob to lock/unlock the car? Does it have an LED on it to indicate when a button has been pushed?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
it has a red light
Hyundai Mechanic: gomi_otaku, Technician replied 11 months ago

Check to see if that LED flashes randomly, when you are not pushing the button. I have had them fail internally and send a signal to the vehicle when buttons are not being pressed. Or try locking it, and removing the battery from the remote.

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I will try this and get back with you as this happens randomly. thanks
Hyundai Mechanic: gomi_otaku, Technician replied 11 months ago

Sure, no hurry. The site will send you reminders to "rate my answer" but it's not me harassing you, its an automated message.

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
ok thanks
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Today car locked itself but did start. Did not have the key fob
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