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Old 07-24-2011, 10:11 AM
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Programe the auto lock feature at MPH?

I have an E90 and I just bought my wife an E83 (2008 3.0). One feature that I know is turned off from the dealer, but can be turned on is the auto locking feature when you hit a certain MPH. I have no idea how to do this. I have tried to pick it up along this forum, and I see others give coding, but how do you enter those codes?

I would appreciate the help, as i would feel better if the doors were locking while she drove around, especially with the kiddies in the back seats.

Thanks,
Doug
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Old 07-24-2011, 04:13 PM
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Sorry to say, but you will either need to enlist the help of the dealer (or perhaps an independent shop) to change the coding to your preferences; or invest in one of the aftermarket devices that allow you to do it yourself. There are numerous threads dealing with the latter, so I recommend making use of the search utility.
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