Door won't open when unlocked
2014 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 SRI

When I unlock car the rear driver side passenger door seems to unlock (button rises) but door does not open and all other doors open ok.
Problem added: May 16, 2022 (3 months ago)

Vauxhall Astra 2014
Variant: 1.6 SRI
Problem Category
Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Replies and fixes

Does the door not open from inside or outside ?
Answered May 16, 2022 (3 months ago)
No, it doesn't open either way.
Answered May 16, 2022 (3 months ago)
If the button rises , the actuator for the lock must be working . This would suggest there is a fault with the lock mechanism / linkage which may be sticking . Unfortunately to check it out means removing door trim , awkward when unable to open the door . Often a good soaking with the likes of WD40 and operating a few times is all that is needed . Could gently try helping the button up / down by hand whilst unlocking . If you do get it open , check child lock not in operation .
Answered May 16, 2022 (3 months ago)

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