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2001 Mercedes-Benz ML320 Question: My passenger door won't lock. And when I'm driving it acts locks and unlocks

 

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Jazz2127, East Otto, NY, March 19, 2013, 10:56
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It kinda bounces up and down and all the other locks will lock but the passenger door

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12947 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper March 19, 2013, 12:05
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    sounds like there is an issue with the door lock actuator,have that ck'd

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    Jazz2127, March 20, 2013, 04:38
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    Thank you are right it is the actuator... Do you know about how much the parts cost for a mercedes 2001 ml320

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    globalhelper, March 20, 2013, 05:30
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    no i don't but at times the dealer is not that bad,call with your vin# and ck

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    CommonSense from M & R Car Import Services II Inc, March 19, 2013, 21:35
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    It sounds as if internal door lock motor seems to be binding. Agreed have that inspected.

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    martinquee May 01, 2014, 19:45
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    You need to replace the actuator on the passenger door. Or watch this tube on shot gunning. You can simply stick a toothpick in front of the lock. this is a temporary fix

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    tennis22, May 27, 2014, 07:36
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    What do you mean watch this tube on shot gunning?

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