It covers how the system works common failures and a few troubleshooting tips.
03 e500 power door lock will not lock.
When one door has the locking issue it is likely an issue within the door.
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When the actuator gets the signal from the power door lock switch a small motor turns the gears.
The system is purely electric.
The power windows work fine but the door lock buttons on both the front driver s side door as well as the passenger front door lock won t work.
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Door lock issues on my 03 325xi i ve been having an issue with my door locks for quite some time on my 2003 325xi 4dr sedan.
The actuator is a series of gears with a set of rack and pinion gears at the end.
In some cars the door lock actuator is positioned below the latch.
The power door locks on eurovans and vanagons are exactly the same and in fact use the same actuators.
One door lock is not working.
Malfunctioning power door lock actuator.
Often taken for granted on the toyota tundra are the power door locks.
Car door lock actuators are designed to lock and unlock a door without the effort of pulling on a cable and rod.
A rod connects the actuator to the latch and another rod connects the latch to the knob that sticks up out of the top of the door.
They click and you can feel them trying to push the locks however they won t.
If the lock slowly started to lose power speed locking and locking or would stop working intermittently and start again the motor actuator is most likely to blame.
When i press the lock unlock button on the driver side or the passinger side or the remote the locks make a normal noise like the mechanism is trying to work but nothing happens.
The following write up is an introduction to the vanagon eurovan power door lock system.
Here is a guide to fix the problem.
When they don t work though it is a real pain.
I can lock all of the doors with my key fob however it will not unlock the driver side door ever i have to use the key in the cylinder old school and it will open.
Be it the switch for that side latch or actuator.
Power door locks not working.
When i bought the truck the power door lock did not work.
School is in session.
Any help would be appriciated.
Here is a guide to figure out what s wrong with them.
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The power door lock actuator is the part of the power door lock system that actually controls the locks.