Ford Fiesta central locking only works on the passenger side

1998 Ford Fiesta Problem

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CarFord Fiesta 1.3 auto zetec auto
Year1998
Owneranthony Hunt
Posted30/12/2009
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Hi central locking will not work on drivers side,(will lock but wont unlock )BUT will lock and unlock on the passenger side,its a five door,(hatch back ) but independent locking boot, sudden problem ?has any one any idea's please thanks
Problem Category
Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Leaks & Noises, Interior and Bodywork


Solution 1
thomkas_cars | Driver | Since: Nov 2007 | Posts: 2 | Fixes: 1053 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

i would say you need a replacement solenoid in the drivers door these can be picked up from most local breakers yards as will be cheaper than the dealer prices


Posted on Sunday 14th of February 2010
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Solution 2
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11773 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

If you strip down door trim , you will see smsll spring on lock mechanism which breaks , common fault .


Posted on Sunday 14th of February 2010
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