Are Your Car Door Locks Stuck?

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How to Diagnose and Fix a Bad Lock Actuator

If you go to unlock your car door with the remote and find the interior car door lock is stuck in the unlocked or locked position even after pressing the button a few times, it can be concerning. Power door locks should work and a car door that won’t lock or unlock is an obvious safety concern and nuisance. Even if the doors won’t lock or unlock with a remote key or key fob, there are solutions and chances are in this case it’s a bad door lock actuator. This article will explain why this happens with defective door lock actuators, how to confirm a broken door lock actuator is the cause, and how to replace one to solve this problem.

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Remote Key Won’t Unlock Car Door? [Expert Tips to Diagnose & Fix]

Remote Key Won't Unlock Car Door

If your car door won’t unlock with your remote key, like, for example, when you press a working key fob and a locked door won’t open but the others do, there could be a few different causes. We’ll cover what parts could be keeping your door from opening and how to diagnose it yourself. We also have plenty of how-to videos that can show you how to install a new part if you want to replace it yourself.

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