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My front door won't close on my Astro van won't close.

The part it closes around has slipped. This has happened before, and I've fixed it using two screwdrivers, but I can't remember how.

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SOURCE: my front door will not close because latch has

You should be able to open it with a large screw driver. Simply put the screw driver in the hole where the latch would go and pull the handle to open the door. With the handle in the open position pull the screw driver toward the inside of the van and the latch should open right up. Then close the door. Hope this helps.

Posted on Jul 27, 2010

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SOURCE: 4L60E Slips after about 1/4 mile. 2000 Chevy Astro Van Transmissi

sadly, it sounds like a bad torque converter.

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SOURCE: having problems with my Astro 1994 van the sliding

Take screw driver while prying on the door handle push down on the latch.

Posted on Feb 05, 2010

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SOURCE: 1995 Astro Van electric windows no power Is there

The problem will either be a faulty master window switch on the driver door, or a broken wire at the master window switch, or most likely the problem will be a broken wire inside of the weather boot that runs between the door and the body of the vehicle, and most likely it will be inside of the weather boot for the driver side door. If there is power going through the master window switch then look for a broken wire.

Here are two typical GM power window wiring diagrams to help assist you, and let me know if you require any further assistance.


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SOURCE: damper is stuck in closed position for heat/AC.

I belive this year has the electric actuator thatcontrols the blend door, you will ned to unbolt it and turn door then reinstall actuator to hold door in that postion, this is located on heaterbox.

Posted on Aug 29, 2010

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