The vehicle cannot be locked
This is recognizable by the fact that the hazard warning lights do not flash and there is no locking noise.
The remote control of the key may
– fail due to a fault,
– due to a flat key battery,
– not function correctly due to radio waves (also radio contact between remote control and vehicle in the case of Porsche Entry & Drive).
If the vehicle cannot be locked, then:
If the central locking system is defective, operating the lock cylinder in the driver's door will lock all functioning locking elements of the central locking system.
The doors are not locked
Emergency locking of the driver's door if the central locking system has failed:
Emergency locking of the passenger's door is not possible.
Locking the driver's door with the emergency key:
Removing emergency key
1. Push the release button to the side.
2. Pull out the key.
Insert emergency key
Different vehicle settings are stored on the respective key when the vehicle is locked, provided the vehicle is fitted with the relevant equipment.