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2000 Toyota Camry Question: my back door wont close the latch is stuck or broken

 

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lety26, 2.2L 4 Cylinder, Santa Ana, CA, August 11, 2010, 21:09
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It snap and the door just doesnt close

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, August 11, 2010, 22:20
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    It is quite possible the door latch mechanism in the door has failed. The interior door trim panel would need to be removed to inspect/replace the lock mechanism. First check the stricker plate in the door jamb and see it is not loose or out of adjustment.

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, August 11, 2010, 22:20
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    It is quite possible the door latch mechanism in the door has failed. The interior door trim panel would need to be removed to inspect/replace the lock mechanism. First check the stricker plate in the door jamb and see it is not loose or out of adjustment.

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