Thread: Door won't open
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Old 02-21-2005, 08:25 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by randyandy
Can someone help me out on this one. My passenger door won't open from the outside. I took out the interior door trim and found that the cable that attaches the handle to the locking mechanism is either stretched out or displaced. I think that I have to replace it but I can't even reach it. Do I have to take the whole door off and if so how? I've heard of this problem from a few people but they didn't fix it themselves. Dealership says it cost $300 and I'm not about to pay them anymore money.
No warranty? Park it in a garage to see if your problem is related to the cable being frozen.

This DIY will tell you how to take your door apart
http://www.e46fanatics.com/howto/how...php?howto_id=6
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