I think this is a safety measure to keep you from locking your keys in the car. Try locking it with the key after the door is shut.
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.
check your window lock switch on the drivers door control panel. That is the case with my 1990 works when it wants to.
If your drivers side door won't open, try spraying some WD-40 into the area where the door connects with the lock inside the car. This will lubricate the lock.
inside of the drivers side door
The same way you would on the drivers side....
Check the door jam on the drivers side of the 4 Runner you will most likely find a sticker there that tells you the right tires for your 4 Runner.
passanger side, near to the floor.
What about the sun visor...the answer didn't say anything about how to remove and replace the visor
I have a 2002 Sedona - after opening the drivers door turn your side lights back on you can then close and lock your car with the side lights on. Hope this helps.
On the drivers door armrest has the window lock switch been pressed on the left side ? If it has , then only the drivers door switches operate the power windows . Press the right side of the window lock switch
Check the side of the dash when you open your drivers side door.