Originally Posted by amc49
Latch gone bad, they quit the first way when the inside dries grease up to not move enough to trigger the limit switch to autolock, then at some point it seizes up even more to not work at all. You have to get inside to fix it and that destroys latch doing it. New latch is the only cure there. I fix mine to work fine but you absolutely cannot go there.
When you say the latch has gone bad what part are you talking about exactly? Like the sensor or actuator or what?
And what do you mean ‘I fix mine to work fine but you absolutely cannot go there’?