The front doors on 04 Jetta will not latch. Any ideas?

Asked by Sep 27, 2015 at 05:06 PM about the 2004 Volkswagen Jetta

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Windows work and lights in the
doors work they will not latch

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when you say latch you mean when you close the door it does not close the securing latch to keep the door closed? if this is the case open the door and test the latch by moving it up and down and using the handle to release it. If its stiff spray some wd40 in and work it in to the latch. When its loose again spray some white grease in there. Should help.

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