1999 Kia Sportage "latch" Questions

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drivers door won't open using outside latch. The rod connecting the outside latch handle to the latch catch is disconnected. Someone will need to take the door panel off and repair the connection rod.

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...metal wire, doesn't do anything. Thanks Start by removing spare tire spay penetrating oil on to latch mechanism under lower bar as it should be more assessable the pull cable hooks to a slide ...

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cable broke from hood latch cable pull out from hood latch first, try smacking the hood at one of the front corners while someone else pulls the release handle. or even after you've pulled on it. if ...

1999 Sportage: tire latch want release... Tire latch want release the wire that pulls it open is probably seized up.

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rear door latch will not lock Check the striker has not come loose or check the latch spring has not broken or came off.

...back door. Seems permanently locked and keys and keyless lock/unlock have no effect. Rear window latch works to open window. Not sure about your car, but on my Chrysler mini van the same problem ...

left front door wont open from the inside the spring in latch has broken and it wont open door try put key in lock outside and lock unlock while opening the door sometimes unjams to be able to open ...

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glove box wont latch If the glove box was closed wrong than the latch that keeps the glove box shut will close on itself.  If you take a pen or a screwdriver and put little pressure on it and try

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I CAN NOT CLOSE THE REAR TIRE GATE IT WILL NOT LATCH Look at the door side of the latch, there should be something that looks like a claw, if the claw is closed then the door will nit either. Take a ...

2000 KIA Sportage spare tire swing bar won't release latch. I have a 2000 KIA Sportage and cannot get the latch to release on the spare tire bar which prevents me from opening the rear door. I have ...

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