Author Topic: I30 2008: unable to pull out the plug from the door lock actuator  (Read 662 times)

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Hi, trying to remove right hand door inner panel to remove window mechanism, but cannot for the life of me pull out the plug from the door lock actuator.Any help is much appreciated.thank you.Will post a pic of said plug.





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I30 2008: unable to pull out the plug from the door lock actuator
« Reply #1 : November 08, 2019, 07:56:11 »
There's a tab on the other side of that bumpy bit to push but it's very difficult to get in there to depress. Otherwise you may have to go the long way and remove the external handle and unbolt the latchand pull that out with the inner panel as it sits on the clips attached to that panel. Inner edge of the door there's a plastic cap that reveals an 8mm bolt, that releases the end cap at the handle.
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Re: I30 2008: unable to pull out the plug from the door lock actuator
« Reply #2 : November 08, 2019, 08:39:09 »
Thanks. 
If it is the tab marked A it is really difficult to push, tried a flat blade and still will not give in.
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Re: I30 2008: unable to pull out the plug from the door lock actuator
« Reply #3 : November 08, 2019, 18:33:43 »


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Re: I30 2008: unable to pull out the plug from the door lock actuator
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Where does one place that fuel line to assist?

@nzenigma , stdby for incoming PM report on fuel lines :mrgreen:
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Re: I30 2008: unable to pull out the plug from the door lock actuator
« Reply #6 : November 08, 2019, 20:37:52 »


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Where does one place that fuel line to assist?

@nzenigma , stdby for incoming PM report on fuel lines :mrgreen:

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