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VOLVO 850 1996

MY glove compartment door is jammed (not locked), how do I pry open

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  • xmadanx Feb 20, 2009

    Helpful, I tried a putty knife bit it did not help. Will take it to dealer.

    Thanks a lot



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What happens is the door handle linkage breaks and you cannot open the door. You can get it open with a very thin metal strip, by jimmying the latch, but it is really hard to do. I also used to drill a hole in the door to get them open, then replace the door.

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