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1999 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Question: how can i fix the power door lock on my truck

 

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metelhead74, 5.7L V8, Richmond, KY, December 12, 2012, 07:42
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i just got it a couple of days ago and so far i noticed the driver side power door lock dont wanna work not even the key wants to work so what can i do to fix it

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    csubak30 December 12, 2012, 07:46
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    Previous owner probably didn't lock and unlock vehicle very much so, the lock mechanism and rods are probably "frozen". Need to pull interior door panel off. Then lubricate all components and see if that solves the issue.

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    Miles Auto Services (884 Answers) , Richmond, VA - (804) 885-4176
    milesauto December 12, 2012, 08:57
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    Sounds like the door lock actuator could be your problem.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13671 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper December 12, 2012, 12:59
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    1 &2 could both be correct. pull door panel and insp

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