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    Default My rear door wont open

    Okay so went to open the rear right door today and it wont open. its unlocked and the handle pulls away but the door wont budge.

    any ideas?

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    sounds like a shot door lock to me.... it's not frozen shut is it??..

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    I was thinking if it was frozen to as all mine were this morning took a good pull to release it

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    It must be frozen, my boot is this morning. Couldn't get it open at all, had to drop the seat to get to it.

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    il try again. i can hear the door unlocking and everything seems to do what its suppose to but just wont open.

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    Yank it mate i had to this morning i was thinking the same thing it came open with a good pull

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    i tryed yanking it open, nothing. but my boot was frozen shut and took some time so il let the frost ease off and try again.

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    how about poring warm water through the gaps round the door?

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    your just being to gentle

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    Yes, pour hot water all over that area

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