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Jaguar xj8. 1999. front passenger door will not open from inside. I have removed the paneling and have removed the flashing enabling me to see the cable that runs into the door lock unit. When i pull the cord, it will not pull the lever all the way in order to open the door. A piece has broken off that looks like it should go on the wire cord end, inside the latch. What is this piece called and where can i get parts diagram to order this part.

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have someone pull the release while you lift upon the side that wont open. you should be able to get it to unlatch that way

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I had this exact same problem and the cable was broken. There is a way to get it open by going through the wheel well. Let me know if this is still an issue for you and I can walk you through it. Thanks!

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