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I've waited until nice warm weather to attack this. I can't open from outside nor inside. I've gotten the inside trim off with it closed ( I'd never had the seat bottom forward/up in 13 years of owning this car!) and watched the actuator work back and forth with the central door locks....sprayed the bejesus out of the latch mechanisms with wd-40 and PB blaster.
And this car has been garaged for its life here in the snowbelt!
Anyway, I will let it sit overnight and wait for the cognoscenti here to offer solutions/condolences, before I try to force it some more tomorrow. I'm trying to think of some way to apply mechanical leverage advantage to it as well....
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- Driver's side rear door won't open...., SonnyMc, Tue, 22 May 2012 13:32:12
- Finally Won the Door battle, SonnyMc, Thu, 14 Jun 2012 12:52:49
- Still No Release......, SonnyMc, Mon, 4 Jun 2012 13:14:25
- This ^%&$*: Driver's side rear door won't open...., SonnyMc, Thu, 31 May 2012 04:51:57
- could be simple: Child proof lock is latched on jamb, Ken Fisher, Tue, 22 May 2012 19:55:20
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