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Passenger door will not lock.

The switch on the passenger door will not lock. The switch on the dash only work on the drivers door. Can not lock with the button on the door either. It was working with the button of the door for a few weeks, but not any more. I took the door panel off and don't see anything wrong or disconnected.

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Hi, this is a common problem that alot of cars get that have central locking even though nothing looks broken the part that has failed is the part containing the locking motor even though you can hear it working the piston inside isnt moving up and down as it should.

These parts can be brought off the shelf the cheapest option would be to go to a car spare shop and not main dealers as they are more expensive its an easy job to do and should have no problems doing it yourself.

Let me know how you get on or if you need further assistance ok

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