I was cleaning my 1988 Corvette and when I cleaned the end of the door where the lock is I moved the ldoor latch closed and now I caanot shut the door ?

Asked by Feb 28, 2016 at 12:26 PM about the 1988 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

Question type: General

The latch stays in the closed position and I cannot shut the door.

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If the latch has been forced into the "closed" position, hold the door opener handle open and use a tool about the size of the catch to force the latch back open. Often a screw driver will work.

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Thank you, that worked.

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