i can not open the door from the inside of my Car have to roll the window done

Asked by Apr 20, 2017 at 11:38 AM about the 2007 Kia Spectra EX

Question type: General

When i was getting out this morning to get out of the car my i heard a pop when
on the door latch and know i can not open from the inside have to roll the
window done and open from the outside

8 Answers

121,055

Most likely one of the little plastic clips that hold on the rod for the latch rod broke, you will need to take of the door panel to find out what one broke and then replace it, and put the door panel back on.

1 people found this helpful.

So will it be a easy task for someone to do and should it cost much.

121,055

That all depends on where you have it done, most independent shops will be cheaper than a dealership, this one of those two bit part causing a 100 dollar repair.

Okay you are saying the part is not expensive. Okay i will look around to where i can go or see if I know someone that will help me. Thanks for the information. I wont go to a dealership for sure

121,055

right if it is just the clip it runs about 75 cents at your local parts store.

Okay thanks. What would your guess be if it was something else

121,055

The only other thing that pops right now would be a broken latch handle, the inside one, sometimes the little ear snaps right off.

Apparently this is planned obsolescence from Kia. I have the same exact problem in my 2007 Spectra. Lame.

Your Answer:

Spectra

Looking for a Used Spectra in your area?

CarGurus has 641 nationwide Spectra listings starting at $1,850.

ZIP:

Kia Spectra Experts

  • #1
    Christina Ruggiero
    Reputation
    480
  • #2
    Jeffrey Foster
    Reputation
    430
  • #3
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    270
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Kia Optima
335 Great Deals out of 27,863 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Civic
522 Great Deals out of 40,951 listings starting at $1,615
Used Kia Rio
52 Great Deals out of 5,392 listings starting at $2,495
Used Kia Sportage
241 Great Deals out of 20,375 listings starting at $1,450
Used Honda Accord
683 Great Deals out of 97,845 listings starting at $750
Used Hyundai Elantra
463 Great Deals out of 46,365 listings starting at $1,499
Used Kia Sorento
452 Great Deals out of 30,860 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Focus
597 Great Deals out of 68,430 listings starting at $1,150
Used Nissan Altima
938 Great Deals out of 54,374 listings starting at $1,300
Used Nissan Sentra
582 Great Deals out of 48,077 listings starting at $1,556
Used Toyota Corolla
687 Great Deals out of 60,523 listings starting at $1,499
Used Mazda MAZDA3
272 Great Deals out of 23,169 listings starting at $100
Used Toyota Camry
986 Great Deals out of 70,321 listings starting at $1,137

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.