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Passat rear drivers side door won't open

Can't open rear drivers side door using either handle. Door locks and unlocks fine. Pulled off the door panel and lifted door lock knob, this opened the door. Do I have to replace the latch or can it be fixed?

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On a similar problem i removed the window controll switch unit on the drivers door and cleaned the multipin socket and this solved the same and other problems i had.

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