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Driver side front door lock won't operate electronically

All other doors will unlock and the drivers side will unlock with key

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SOURCE: Drivers side door wil not unlock

There is lock linkage inside the door panel. many of the parts are plastic and are designed to break if someone attempts to break into your car (I had this happen to my 87 camery) I replaced the green plastic "knuckle" and it fixed it.

Posted on Feb 03, 2009

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SOURCE: 2003 GS 300 driver side doors will not lock

if you turn the key twice it should unlock and lock all doors until you can figure out the remote/lock switch problem.sounds like a door lock actuator problem on drivers door.I would start there.

Posted on May 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Driver side door lock not working with remote key

have you door lock module and the the brain in the key one of those is your problem have them check

Posted on Aug 20, 2009

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SOURCE: Driver power lock/unlock fails--only opens with key.

You'll need to remove screws that are by the door handle, arm rest, under door and side of door and then gently pull back on the panel as there will also be retaining clips attached and you don't want to break them. You'll need to lift the door panel upwards in order to get it off the window ledge.Then you'll need to pull the seal to get into the door, it sound slike the actuator or the motor for your power lock has died

Posted on Aug 21, 2009

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SOURCE: driver side door does not lock or open with remote

does it work by the switch inside the car? if it doesn't, it is probably a bad door lock actuator inside the driver door. if it does work w/ the switch, then you may have a problem w/ the security module

Posted on Sep 30, 2009

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The driver side door will not lock - the other doors lock and unlock using the electronic key, but the driver side door will not ock either electronically or using the key.


the lock mechanism itself of the driver side door is the problem.

you may try lubricating the lock mechanism and you might un-tangle what is binding in there.

something could have stuck in the locking mechanism.

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