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Hello. I really hope you can help me. You see the driver side door has a latch that once you close the door it will connect to the hook that is on the side of the door. However, the latch somehow moved and now it is blocking the door from closing. What can I do?

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With the door open and unlocked, put something like a screwdriver into the hole of the latch (the part that closes on the pillar striker). Open the door handle while appling outward pressure on the latch, it should open fully, and work normally again.

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