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How do I fix a car door lock?


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Answered 2006-07-09 13:22:34

You should be able to find a shop manual at your local library with the right info...make copies as they are usually only in the REFERENCE section....good luck:)


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Remove the door panel, find and repair the lock linkgage.

Your gonna have to call a tow truck or insurance company to get you in the car. You will have to have to replace the whole lock mechanism.

First remove the Door panel on the vehicle and make sure any of the lock or handle rods are not broken or diaconected. Secondly if that's not the problem you may have a broken door latch. Price varies per brand name on parts but it should not be a huge fix.

Remove the door panel, retrieve the lock and put it back in its retainer. Check the lock handle to see if the plastic is broken as most locks falling inside the door actually occur because someone has punched the lock in an attempt to break in.

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Either replace the lock or disassemble it for manual repair.

You don't fix it, you replace the door lock actuator.

when you lock a car door it can not be opened from the outside, ( unless it is picked ), when you double lock it you can not open the door from the inside in the event of someone breaking a window to gain entry.

Hey, my 99 Accord had same problem. Took car to the dealer, they replaced the lock actuator inside the door. $ 200 bucks. Hope this helps.

I used a tennis ball with a hole, then put it on the lock and press as hard as I could. Do the same.Sometimes it may not work, keep trying!A2. You should make sure the fault is with the lock, and not with (say) worn door hinges.

You can buy new locks and replace them in the door they cost about 15 dollars a set if you do it your self but you can pull the door panel inside off and chect to see if the rod that connects to the lock is still connected.

You'll need a professional locksmith to open the lock without damaging the lock and door .

The lock on the top of the drivers door acts as the power lock switch for the crv, open (up) and close (down) while in the car. To lock all doors from outside the car hold open inside door handle and push down lock on top of door. All doors should lock. Close door.

You have to lock the car with a key. You can't push the lock down with the door open if you have power locks. They do this so that you can't lock your keys in the car.

Lock your door, and put on your seatbelt.

The door lock actuator needs to be replaced if it only has enough strength to bring the lock down half way. To replace the door lock actuator remove the door panel and unplug the old unit. Be sure to note where the locking mechanisms are set to correctly place the new unit.

If the door is open and the light is on or is flashing chances are you have a bad door lock accuator . the sensor in the door lock mechanisim is not seeing the door opened or closed . so the car's alarm thinks the car is being stolen . Replace the door lock accuator mechanism .

The door lock, on your 1999 Mercury cougar, can be replaced by removing the inside door panel. The locking mechanism is easily visible and can be changed.

On many cars, the driver door does not lock with the others if the car is in park (when the key is in the ignition). But, it works fine when you put the car in gear. This prevents you from locking your keys in the car.

you mean open door sensor? inside the lock.. loads of fun to fix it... better to buy new lock

It can be: to lock is to secure or to fix in a position. It can also be a noun for a locking device, or for a strand of hairs. Example: We lock the car doors when we park our car.

Some vehicles will not let you lock the door when it is opened. This is a safety procedure ensuring you don't lock your keys in the car, get locked out.

Depending on the year, make, and model of the car...but generally, you have to remove the inside door panel and there is usually some form of linkage attached to the lock, and a clip of some sort securing the lock cylinder to the inside of the door.

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