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Door lock systems

When i unlock doors they all open.But as soon i let go of the key or lock button on driver side they lock right away please help thanks.

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You need to take of your door panel so you can see whats going on,sometimes you need to adjust your linkage

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2. Insert key into the ignition (Do NOT Turn) and Pull key out.
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