I have a 2002 grand caravan and the passenger side sliding door is jammed


Asked by May 11, 2015 at 11:53 PM about the 2002 Dodge Grand Caravan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The door lock is stuck in the down position. I can't lift it up to unlock the door. The automatic door open and unlock does not work on that door. The outside handle can be pulled but nothing happens. What can I do?

1 Answer


I had a similar problem with my 2007 Caravan door lock that was stuck in the unlocked position. The problem was the power lock actuator. You can buy a new actuator at your local Dodge dealer or get an aftermarket part at auto part store- just be sure it is for your model of vehicle. Check U-tube for how to remove door panel and replace the lock actuator. You might want to test the old actuator first by detaching the arm that connects to the actuator and hitting the remote lock. If actuator doesn't move, disconnect and remove it. Plug the wire harness into the new actuator and hit remote lock to see if it moves. If it moves back and forth with other locks, then complete the installation. You just saved yourself the labor cost$$$

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Dodge Grand Caravan Questions

Dodge Grand Caravan Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 2,370
#2 dandyoun
Reputation 690
#3 FordNut
Reputation 640
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chrysler Town & Country"
833 Great Deals out of 22,474 listings starting at $1,495
Used Dodge Caravan"
1,081 listings starting at $3,990
Used Honda Odyssey"
419 Great Deals out of 26,348 listings starting at $999
Used Toyota Sienna"
381 Great Deals out of 25,533 listings starting at $600
Used Kia Sedona"
173 Great Deals out of 9,668 listings starting at $2,500
Used Nissan Quest"
99 Great Deals out of 3,603 listings starting at $2,900
Used Dodge Durango"
386 Great Deals out of 22,494 listings starting at $995
Used Ford Explorer"
1,336 Great Deals out of 71,183 listings starting at $985
Used Chevrolet Tahoe"
1,043 Great Deals out of 36,533 listings starting at $1,695
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee"
1,212 Great Deals out of 73,903 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford F-150"
3,177 Great Deals out of 215,801 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Dodge Grand Caravan For Sale
6,833 listings starting at $18,152
2016 Dodge Grand Caravan For Sale
152 Great Deals out of 8,062 listings starting at $14,358
2015 Dodge Grand Caravan For Sale
58 Great Deals out of 2,487 listings starting at $9,950
2014 Dodge Grand Caravan For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 2,180 listings starting at $7,995
2013 Dodge Grand Caravan For Sale
60 Great Deals out of 1,701 listings starting at $6,650