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Interior door handle not working

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by antnee, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. antnee

    antnee Member

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    I've got a problem with the passenger side door, the interior handle will unlock the door, but won't open it, to get out you have to use the exterior handle. I've had a look today everything seems to be connected, no obvious problem :wacko:

    Heres a video

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    Also, it looks like someone in the past has tried to break in with a screw driver, do you think this could be the cause of the problem

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  3. Stanley

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    Mine does this from time to time too.

    Frustrating, but im never in the passenger seat ;-)

    As to why this does this, I have no idea.
     
  4. antnee

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    Mine does it constantly though, its not an intermittent problem
     
  5. antnee

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    Anyone got some advice?
     
  6. The Doctor

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    Weld it up and get in/out Dukes of Hazard style?
     
  7. antnee

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    Im not Lloyd
     
  8. Welly

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    I can't see the video from here, will look later.

    A pain, and also an MOT failure IIRC.
     
  9. antnee

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    Ive got a new catch from Audi, but how does the old one come out?
     

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