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I have to lock my car my using the key. If I use the key fob the lever doesn't go down. If I try to force it down, it doesn't budge. Is there any easy fix for this or is it a major PITB?
 

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I have to lock my car my using the key. If I use the key fob the lever doesn't go down. If I try to force it down, it doesn't budge. Is there any easy fix for this or is it a major PITB?
Is the door open or closed when you try to lock it?


It needs to be closed to lock.
 

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So when the door is closed, I can't push the lever down - it just won't budge. BUT, if I pull the door open handle and hold it in the open position, it will go up and down. Is this out of the ordinary?
 

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Is this out of the ordinary?
Compared with my car....yes.

In a related thread.....it seems that some members have different results.

Here is how mine works (and has worked since new):


  • With the door open the tab will not go down (seems not to be the case w/ newer cars)

  • With the door closed the lock button/tab will go down. (just driver door locks)

  • With the door open and the inside or outside door handle pulled/lifted the tab will go down.(all doors power lock)

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Mine will lock both doors when I push down the tab on the driver's side when door is open or close. No need to pull the handle to lock it. I guess honda engineer's got smart after a year or so later. :roll:
 
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