Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How do I disable the automatic door unlock?

asked by on

How do I disable the automatic door unlock?

A: Your car may have an automatic door unlock ...

Your car may have an automatic door unlock feature. With this feature, opening the driver’s door from the inside will automatically unlock all of the doors. This will only happen if your vehicle is in PARK (if you have an automatic transmission). To disable this feature, follow the instructions on your electronic vehicle information center (EVIC) system.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: What does the StabiliTrak Off message mean?

The StabiliTrak Off message will appear in the driver information center (DIC) when the StabiliTrak system is turned off. When the system is turned on again, the DIC alert will turn off.

Q: Uconnect touch screen not working

Hello! First of all, this is a very new vehicle so it may be under warranty. I would suggest expressing this concern to the dealer because there are already several people complaining of this particular problem. I am aware that...

Q: Electrical problems on a 1990 Ford Mustang GT

You've got electrical problems. First, you'd want to check all the fuse boxes and all the fuses and relays. See if anything's blown or not getting power and if anything's out. If they all went out at once, you've got...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.