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Glove box lock won't latch - 1999 Lexus RX 300

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SOURCE: glove box latch broken

The latch is sold seperately. Call your local dealer with the last 9 of you vin number to get the right color. Most dealers sell at the same MSRP price as all the others in town. I know cause I sell these all the time at my Chrysler dealership.

Posted on Jan 08, 2009

SOURCE: deville 98 glove box is jammed not locked??

If you hang upside down and look up under the glove box there may be access to reach up behind the door, small hands may be a help here, but comprehension on removeing what may be jammed is a different story.

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SOURCE: My glove box won't open when I try the latch...HELP!

your going to have to pry open, latch may have broken.

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SOURCE: 1992 mercury cougar broken glove box latch. How

you will have to pry it open and then replace the latch.good luck

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SOURCE: Glove box will not open

you will be causing further damage no matter what. you will have to pry the door open or break the lock assembly out of the glove box door. be carefull to only damage the door because repairing the dash is a lot harder and more expensive. obtain a new glove box door and latch and you will have to get a copy of the door key or have the lock re-keyed to use the lock again.

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