Aveo 2006-2007

Locks & Lock Systems

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Power Door Locks



Diagnosis & Testing
  1. Perform a diagnostic vehicle check to check for the presence of any diagnostic trouble codes.
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  3. If only one door lock is inoperative, inspect for poor connections at the harness connecter of the inoperative door lock. Check for poor connections at the door lock switch.
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  5. Disconnect the inoperative door lock connector. Connect a test lamp between terminal 1 and ground. The test lamp should illuminate with the door lock switch in the LOCK position
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  7. Connect a test lamp between terminal 2 and ground. The test lamp illuminate with the door lock switch in the UNLOCK position. Replace the inoperative door lock or switch if necessary.
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Removal & Installation
Door Lock Motor
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Remove the door trim panel.
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  5. Remove the lower shield.
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  7. Disconnect the speaker electrical connector.
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  9. Remove the water deflector.
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  11. Disconnect the inside door handle and lock rods.
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  13. Disconnect the outside door handle and lock rods.
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  15. Remove the outside door handle.
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  17. Remove the mounting bolts for the guide rail, and remove the guide rail.
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  19. Remove the screws that hold the front door lock motor.
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  21. Disconnect the electrical connector and remove the door lock motor.
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To install:

  1. Connect the electrical connector.
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  3. Connect the inside door handle and the lock rods.
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  5. Connect the outside door handle and the lock rods.
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  7. Install the front door lock and tighten the screws to 71 inch lbs. (8 Nm).
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  9. Install the guide rail and tighten the bolts to 62 inch lbs. (7 Nm).
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  11. Install the water deflector.
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  13. Connect the speaker electrical connector.
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  15. Install the lower shield.
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  17. Install the door trim panel.
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  19. Connect the negative battery cable.
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