Front Door Latch Replacement

NOTE: Put on gloves to protect your hands.

1.Raise the glass fully.

2.Remove these items:

3.Pull the glass run channel (A) away as necessary, and remove the bolt (B) or the bolts (B, C), then remove the center lower channel (D).


4.Disconnect the cylinder rod (A) and the outer handle rod (B).


5.With Super Locking: Release the harness clips (A), remove the bolts, then remove the harness bracket (B) from the door.


6.Disconnect the actuator connector(s) (A), and release the inner handle rod (B) from the rod holder (C).

Without Super Locking: 

With Super Locking: 

7.Remove the screws, then remove the latch (A) through the hole in the door. Take care not to bend the outer handle rod (B), cylinder rod (C), lock knob rod (D), and inner handle rod (E).


8.Install the latch in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • Make sure the actuator connector(s) is plugged in properly, and each rod is connected securely.
  • Make sure the door locks and opens properly.