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Broken door latch

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Broken door latch

Post by dgt5264 » Wed May 01, 2019 4:18 am

I can not open the drivers door from either inside or out need suggestions on how to get the door open it is not locked something has broke within latch. Can't remove door panel until door is open,
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Re: Broken door latch

Post by RickHaleParker » Wed May 01, 2019 5:04 am

Before you start ripping it apart try these.

With one hand pull up and hold up the door lock. With the other hand pull the latch.

Push in and hold in the door, and pull the latch.

Try these from both inside and outside.


Platform: P80 1998 C70, B5234T3, AW50-42, Bosch Motronic 4.4, Special Edition package, Plant: Uddevalla Sweden.

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Re: Broken door latch

Post by dgt5264 » Wed May 01, 2019 9:15 am

thank you for your prompt reply but its back to the drawing board.



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