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1990 Lincoln Town Car Question: Door not latching



red603, Indianapolis, IN, March 10, 2009, 11:02

the drivers door will not latch. How do we fix it???

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    March 10, 2009, 17:39

    Sometimes the latch gets out of sequence, make sure the door side latch is open ready to latch onto the striker on the door pillar. Compare it with the passenger side, when the passenger side is open look at the position of the latch. If the latch is out of sequence have someone pull on the latch with a tool while pulling up on the handle.

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    red603, March 11, 2009, 08:56

    Thanks, we'll try that.

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    Visitor, September 09, 2010, 04:28

    the rubber around the door latch is probly gone rplace from junk yard this is the piece on door jam not the door.

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