Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2002 19:38:39 GMT From: "Dustin D. Williams" <dustin_d_williamsnopsamo.com> Subject: Re: Automatically locking doors?
"Francis J. Coviello" <francisjcoviellonopsampam.please.hotmail.com> wrote in message news:%M7k8.39$4O4.2205764nopsamnews.ncia.net... > Can someone tell me why the doors to cars in general dont automatically lock > anymore? Almost every car I've had in the past has had door locks that > engage either when the vehicle begins to move or when it is shifted into > drive. Was there a reason this was discontinued or is it just the vehicles > I've seen that do not have it anymore? Its strange as I had always > considered it a good safety feature. > > Thanks, > > Frank > > The tailgate in my 2002 9-3 locks when I get to (I believe) 7mph. This is the only auto locking feature enabled by default.