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2006 Volkswagen Passat Question: Driver side door will not open

 

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mypassat, 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo, Simi Valley, CA, February 08, 2010, 16:12
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I have a 2006 Passat. Driver side door will not open from the outside, but inside is ok. any suggestions?

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    Valleyautotech February 09, 2010, 15:57
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    There is a linkage inside the door that connects the outer door handle to the latch assembly and either it poped off somehow or is broken. The door panel has to be removed to get to this, this is something your local body shop can handle.

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