Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum Discussion, '81 Biarritz - release thrown door latch ? in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; I washed my '81 Biarritz today and as I was wiping down the inside of the door itself I accidentally ...
- 10-03-13 07:17 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
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'81 Biarritz - release thrown door latch ?
I washed my '81 Biarritz today and as I was wiping down the inside of the door itself I accidentally threw the sort of U shaped latch. For the life of me I cannot figure how to get this to release again. The door will not close with this latch in the upright position. I am sure it is a simple fix, but I cannot figure out.
- 10-03-13 07:26 PM #2Cadillac Owners Enthusiast
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Hold the door handle in the open position and pull it open with a screwdriver.
- 10-03-13 07:36 PM #3
Re: '81 Biarritz - release thrown door latch ?
That did the trick. I knew had to be something simple. Thanks Hunter!!
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