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Old 12-30-2009, 01:42 AM   #1
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01 Prelude power door lock problem

The driver side door lock needs two tries (key or inside power switch) to open/close fully. Each try moves it halfway. When I manually move the switch, it's really stiff.

Anyone know where the problem is? Seems to be ok when the weather is warmer.
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Old 12-30-2009, 07:20 PM   #2
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take off the inner door panel and lube all the related lock parts.
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:43 PM   #3
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^ this.

if you decide you want to replace the part, get OEM. don't cheap out on the aftermarket crap.
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your power door lock motor is slowly dying. soon you will need a new one
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Old 01-17-2010, 12:25 PM   #5
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pull open the door lube up all the moving lock parts and that will buy you some time on parts replacement
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