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Tribute passenger door will not unlock

My 2003 Mazda Tributes passenger door will not open. It is locked and I can hear the lock actuating when unlocking with the key fob but the door remains locked. It will not open from the inside and there is not key access from the outside passenger door. Since I can't get the door open I can't access the screws to take the door panel off. Any ideas?

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This ones trick but ive done it. you have to carfully pry back the top part of the door panel and you should get enogh room for a small arm to fit in and manuall pull up on the relese lever for the latch to the door then you can take the door apart for inspection

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