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The doors will not unlock,I have the driver's door panel off and watch the rod not come all the way up. I tried using the key (same thing happen)

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Sounds like the lower latch has a broken piece of plastic jamming the movement. in these honda used a plastic case to house the internals for the latch and they tend to wear down... there should be up to three rods connected to the latch.
try lubing up the lock and manually moving the rods to get it to trip.
the inside edges of the door panel are sharp, you may cut yourself while performing this repair.
when mine went i ended up prying the latch with a small pry bar from inside the door panel...
after drilling the retaining screws out.
it took some time and effort but the latch finally opened.

Posted on Oct 07, 2009

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