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Old 03-28-2004, 01:51 PM   #1
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My door doesn't open!

like the title says, I've been having a problem with my driver's door recently, it will only open when I pull really quick and hard on the handle. If I pull lightly it just plain sticks. the handle only pulls about 1/2 way out. . . should this be something that would be realted to my aftermarket alarm (even tho it's tied into the factory power locks)? or could it be a problem with my actual door latch? any advice would help. thanks!

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nope, this happened to me... the cable was binding up, and on my passenger door...somehow it busted
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Old 03-28-2004, 07:09 PM   #3
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so that means it's a warranty repair, right?
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Old 03-28-2004, 10:01 PM   #4
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i dont know the answer for sure, but it never hurts to go in and ask....
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Old 03-28-2004, 10:03 PM   #5
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my passenger door is doing it....cable eh? thanks i will see if i can fix mine too...
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if its under your milage...then its warrenty
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Both my doors are like that. you have to pull like 3 times harder than you think. In fact, there has never been a time where someone has tried to get into the passenger side and told me to unlock the door when its unlocked. I have taken it in to the dealer 2 times. First time they said that there was nothing wrong and second i waited there and all they did was oil the handle or somethin. They work a little better but randomly they will pull and only open the door half way and then they wont work at all till you open them from the inside.
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my dealership replaces anything that isnt working right, no questions asked....guess the blue oval cert. means something after all =)
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my dealership is getting better. It should be under warrenty my window roll down thingy broke and they fixed that.
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Old 03-29-2004, 06:34 PM   #10
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My driver side door is like this also, I though I was just to weak to open a door or somthing, lol glad its not just me. I think im going to take it in this weekend, as its rather annoying.

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