mr2peak
mr2peak New Reader
8/31/10 4:22 p.m.

The door locks on the right side of my volvo no longer unlock electronically, I have to do it by hand from the inside. The back door broke first, then the front a while later. I was unlocking the door electronically and my friend tried to open it at the same time. Now it's broken.

Is this easy to fix? Blown of air lines or something?

jrw1621
jrw1621 SuperDork
8/31/10 4:42 p.m.

This is not the full answer but it is step 1.
http://volvospeed.com/Repair/doorpanel_remove.php

mr2peak
mr2peak New Reader
8/31/10 5:11 p.m.

It's a V70, thanks tho. Hope they have an answer over there.

jrw1621
jrw1621 SuperDork
8/31/10 5:23 p.m.

http://volvospeed.com/Repair/70_door.php
from
http://volvospeed.com/maintenance1.shtml

foxtrapper
foxtrapper SuperDork
9/1/10 5:21 a.m.

It's pretty easy to get the lock assembly out of there. Getting the new one in takes a bit more finessing, but it's not hard. Just requires a remarkable amount of semi-precise fiddling.

Best to just replace the entire lock assembly. Trying to take it apart and fix the electrical switch is not fun, and rarely successful.

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